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Beauties vie for San Fernando Fiesta crown
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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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 16, 1956 reads "Teenage competitors for role of queen of San Fernando's 22nd Fiesta June 3-10 sit for portrait with sponsors. From left are Thelma Ann Lyon, 17, Lions Club; Nancy Weeks, 15, Moose Lodge; Marguerite Patterson, 17, Knights of Columbus; Val Mullan, 17, Kiwanis; Jill Pettit, 16, Junior Cosmos, and Julie Ann Poppelman, 16, Rotary. Club representatives are, from left, Al Dalton, Tom Bennett, Bob Egan, Ron Slee, Mrs. Joan Ewing and Soren Johansen."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Teenage girls--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
Women--California--San Fernando
Beauty contestants--California--San Fernando
Clubs--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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