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Valley Times Photo Collection
Martin, Bob
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
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Los Angeles Public Library.North Hollywood Branch.; North Hollywood High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption reads: "Aviatrix Joan Merriam Smith, right, looks at books presented by North Hollywood Zonta Club president Nina Austin, second from right, to librarians Mrs. Chesterine Cordelle, left, of North Hollywood High School, and Miss Helen Jenks of North Hollywood branch library. At left is Paul Mantz, Bendix race winner". Joan Merriam Smith circumnavigated the world at the equator following Amelia Earhart's route. She was the guest speaker at the Zonta Club's annual dinner that honors Amelia Earhart. The event was held at the Tahitian restaurant in Studio City. The Zonta Club awards an annual Amelia Earhart scholarship to women for graduate study in aeronautical science. Photograph dated: Jan. 26, 1965.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Smith, Joan Merriam
Mantz, Paul,--1903-1965
Zonta Club of North Hollywood
Air pilots--United States
Stunt performers--United States
Librarians--California--Los Angeles
Books--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles--Societies and clubs
Dinners and dining--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Nonprofit organizations--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Morrissey, Muriel Earhart.Courage is the price
Earhart, Amelia,1897-1937

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