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Title
First Patriotic Ball makes brilliant debut
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1965
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 May 18, 1965 reads "Attending first annual Patriotic Ball, sponsored by the Women's Division of Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, Los Angeles County Chapter, are Valley guests Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Blakiston Jr., left. Joining them are Lt. Comdr. (USN Ret.) Pharris, former Medal Honor winner, and his wife. The event, attended by more than 700, was held in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00138516
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d047_f5_i32
CARL0005685471
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/68008
Subject
Beverly Hilton Hotel (Beverly Hills, Calif.)
Men--California--Beverly Hills
Women--California--Beverly Hills
Couples--California--Beverly Hills
Retired military personnel
Balls (Parties)--California--Beverly Hills
Hotels--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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