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Mrs. Valerie Smythe at 92nd birthday celebration, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
Aug 12, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph of Mrs. Valerie Smythe at a reception thrown in the honor of her 92nd birthday in Los Angeles by her descendents. Mrs. Smythe emigrated to the United States in 1875 from France and lived in San Francisco until 1915.
Related to the article: "Children attend Great-Grandma's Birthday Party," Los Angeles Times, 14 Aug. 1935: A7
Handwritten on negative: [at bottom] Mrs. Valerie Smythe
Text on negative sleeve: 1629 - Aug 22 1935; Mrs. Valerie Smythe, (92 year old [?]) 8/12/35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Birthdays--California--Los Angeles
Flowers--California--Los Angeles
Older people--California--Los Angeles
Smythe, Valerie, 1843-1938
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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