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PTA families at mountain resorts
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Williams, Elizabeth
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles (Calif.).Department of Recreation and Parks
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Camp Radford, which opened in 1919, is located near Barton Flats, in the San Bernardino Mountains, at an elevation of 5,700 feet. It includes facilities for up to 260 campers and is operated by the Los Angeles Dept. of Recreation and Parks under permit from the National Forest Service.
Photograph caption dated August 6, 1956 reads, "Taking over for mother - Mrs. Arthur C. Carrie, president, Verdugo Hills Council PTA, standing, takes over small fry for handicraft and story hour, while mothers get a rest. Here, in Indian costume, she assists Richard and John Zoraster, Hayvenhurst, and Maurine Hoyt, Rio Vista PTA family juniors, in a bit of spatter painting. Varied handicraft activities highlight stay of youngsters in mountains. Expert guidance and advice is given by PTA leaders. Flora of area serves as material in youngsters' undertakings."; See images #00145442 through #00145447 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
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Valley Times Collection
Parent-Teacher Association
Parents' and teachers' associations--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Camp sites, facilities, etc.--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Campers (Persons)--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Children--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Camps--California--San Bernardino Mountains
Women--California--San Bernardino Mountains
San Bernardino Mountains (Calif.)
Camp Radford (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
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