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Philanthro-pup helps needy
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
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated December 23, 1959 reads, "Lassie and her TV master, Jon Provost, pay call on Santa Claus to help Volunteers of America bring Christmas to needy, homeless and friendless. Lassie has just dropped her $1 bill into Santa's sidewalk chimney like Jon is doing here. Santa's assistants are asking in annual appeal that everyone give generously 'so no one will be forgotten.'"
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Santa Claus
Provost, Jon,--1949-
Volunteers of America
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Child actors--United States
Lassie (Dog)
Lassie (Fictitious character)
Dogs--California--Los Angeles
Collie--California--Los Angeles
Working dogs--California--Los Angeles
Animals as actors--United States
Dogs on television
Dogs in motion pictures
Men--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Collection boxes (Fund raising equipment)--California--Los Angeles
Fund raising--California--Los Angeles
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Valley Times Collection photographs

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