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Hobby work
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Original photograph has a stain at the top of the picture.
Photograph caption dated September 1, 1950 reads "Bob Shiflett puts finishing touches on original child's clothes rack in a corner of the patio he built at his West Valley home. Ship's model in a bottle and metal treasure chest rest on his version of patio settee. All are his handiwork." The article partially reads "Combining the business of being parents with utilization of their creative talents, West Valleyites Dorothy and Bob Shiflett are making a happy home for three children." The family lives in Winnetka.; See images #00136283 through #00136284 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;14 x 10 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Men--California--Los Angeles
Carpenters--California--Los Angeles
Woodwork--California--Los Angeles
Patios--California--Los Angeles
Winnetka (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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