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Title
Ten student nurses boarding the U.S.S. Repose, San Pedro, 1949
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa August 1, 1949]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
This photograph appears with the article "Student Nurses Tour Navy Hospital Ship." Los Angeles Times, 1 Aug. 1949: 24.
Ten student nurses walking up the gangplank of the Navy hospital ship the U.S.S. Repose in San Pedro.
Text from newspaper caption: Visitors--Coming up gangplank to visit Navy hospital ship Repose at San Pedro are 10 student nurses from five Southland hospitals. Advantages of a career in the Navy were explained to the young women as part of Navy recruiting campaign.
Type
Image
Identifier
c1429_b71_59065_visitors_8-1-1949
ark:/21198/zz002hj4tt
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Nursing students--California--Los Angeles County
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Ships
Long Beach Naval Shipyard
United States. Navy
Repose (Ship)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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