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America's sweetheart receives award
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Mary Pickford was a Canadian-born silent film actress, famously known as "America's sweetheart," co-founder of American Artists film studio, and one of the original founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Photograph caption dated December 12, 1960 reads "The Beverly Hills B'nai B'rith, which annually gives a man of the year award, presented this year's plaque to former film star Mary Pickford. Miss Pickford is shown with the plaque and with actor Douglas Fairbanks Jr., left, and Arthur Stebbins, who made the presentation." The plaque reads 'Mary Pickford, woman of the year, 1960.'
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1009
Pickford, Mary,--1892-1979
Pickford, Mary,--1892-1979--Awards
Fairbanks, Douglas,--Jr.,--1909-2000
B'nai B'rith
Awards--California--Beverly Hills
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women--California--Beverly Hills
Men--California--Beverly Hills
Plaques, plaquettes--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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