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Virginia Rice Wheeler showing Sally and Joanna how to play with an antique game, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 20, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
At the Los Angeles Junior Museum an exhibition of almost 100 children's playthings dating all the way back to 1507 is shown, many of the pieces of the collection from the late Dr. Frederick Starr.
Photograph appears with the article, "Old Games On Display," Los Angeles Times, 08 Dec 1935: A2.
Virginia points to the game while Sally and Joanna watch.
Text from newspaper caption: Here are Joan, left, and Sally Kirkpatrick getting instruction from Mrs. Virginia Rice Wheeler, assistant curator, on how to play one of the ancient games on display at the Los Angeles Junior Museum. The exhibit will be opened to the public today.
Text from negative sleeve: 4084- LtR- Joanna Kirkpatrick Sally Kirkpatrick 12-7-35 Old Chinese card game, [stamped:] Dec 20 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Children--California--Exposition Park
Games--California--Exposition Park
Children's museums--California--Exposition Park
Curators--California--Exposition Park
Kirkpatrick, Sally, 1931-2006
Wheeler, Virginia Rice
Kirkpatrick, Joanna, b. 1929 or 30
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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