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Nurse Amelia Moore holds the first baby born in the hospital on Christmas in Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 26, 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.
Text from negative sleeve: 4250 - Amelia Grace Moore (nurse) Baby_Rooks_ first Xmas Baby-1935- 12/25/35 [stamped:] Dec 31 1935
Photograph appears with the article, "Stork Takes Santa Role," Los Angeles Times, 26 Dec 1935: A1.
On this Christmas Day 28 baby boys and girls were born, defeating last year's record of 20 - the first of the first that was born was the daughter of Mrs. Albert Brooks of 836 West Fifty-sixth street just after midnight.
Handwritten on negative: Nurse Amelia Gene MooreBaby Rooks
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Holidays--California--Los Angeles
Maternity hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Infants--California--Los Angeles
Nurses--American--California--Los Angeles
Moore, Amelia Gene, 1906-1963
Rooks, Joyce, b. 1935
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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