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Couple marks 75th anniversary
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 17, 1962 reads, "Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Bates of North Hollywood celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary Sunday. Bates, 96, and his wife, Laura, 93, marked the occasion with a small gathering of friends and relatives. The pair has lived in California for the past 44 years, 12 of which they've spent in the Valley. They have two children, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Celebrations--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Wedding anniversaries--California--Los Angeles
Husband and wife--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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