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George Gobel
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph dated January 7, 1955 is a picture of comedian George Gobel holding 6 year old polio victim Sandra Lee on his lap. They are campaigning to raise funds for the March of Dimes.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Gobel, George,--1919-1991
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Television actors and actresses--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Male comedians--United States
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Poliomyelitis--California--San Fernando Valley
Crutches--California--San Fernando Valley
Orthopedic braces--California--San Fernando Valley
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--San Fernando Valley
Fund raising--California--San Fernando Valley
Collection boxes (Fund raising equipment)--California--San Fernando Valley
Children with disabilities--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Publicity photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs

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