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Title
Pumpkin royalty reign
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
Contributor
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
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 20, 1961 reads, "Janice Lee Ortieb, 4, 11204 Monagram St., Granada Hills and Patricia Lynn Barlow, 16, 16649 McKeever St., Granada Hills, have been elected the Valley's first Pumpkin Princess and Pumpkin Queen at the Balboa Mission Center. The girls will reign through Thanksgiving Eve from a throne inside a $15,000 custom-built Pumpkin House at the Balboa Mission Shopping Center, Balboa and San Fernando Mission boulevards, Granada Hills. More than 52,000 ballots were cast at the center in the Pumpkin elections."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00127352
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d032_f32_i14
CARL0005445284
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/59115
Subject
Balboa Mission Shopping Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Beauty contestants--California--Los Angeles
Teenage girls--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Pumpkins--California--Los Angeles
Tiaras--California--Los Angeles
Shopping centers--California--Los Angeles
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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