Skip to main content

Image / Outline critical school shortage

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Outline critical school shortage
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Photograph caption dated December 16, 1955 reads "Harry Saunders, third from left, assistant director of city schools educational housing branch, shows parents proposed schools to relieve critical Northwest Valley school housing shortage. Saunders and other school officials appeared at mass parents' meeting in Canoga Park. From left are Councilman Robert Wilkinson, Mrs. Dale Schultz, president of Northwest Valley PTA Council; Saunders, Mrs. Alex Mercer, vice president, 31st District PTA; John F. McGinnis, director of housing branch, and Fred Olsson, planning supervisor, housing branch."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Wilkinson, Robert
Saunders, Harry W.,--1923-2013
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Parents' and teachers' associations--California--Los Angeles
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Pointing (Gesture)--California--Los Angeles
Easels--California--Los Angeles
Public speaking--California--Los Angeles
Flags--United States
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digitized primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: