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Autograph, please
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
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
The Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival is held annually at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H, in Lancaster, California.
Photograph caption dated September 13, 1954 reads "International students cluster around Antelope Valley Fair queen Barbara Shumaker asking her to autograph programs. Left to right are John Arokiaramy, South India; Julius Chabala, Northern Rhodesia; Jamsshib Ehteshamsadeh, Iran, and Ali Dajani, Jordan." The men are college students, members of Visiting International Students Association.; See images #00139418 through #00139419 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Visiting International Students Association
Antelope Valley Fair
Young women--California--Lancaster
Young men--California--Lancaster
Beauty contestants--California--Lancaster
College students--California--Lancaster
Students, Foreign--California--Lancaster
Sashes (Clothing)--California--Lancaster
Lancaster (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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