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Pacoima teen-ager gets her diploma from modeling class
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Goldwater, Jeff
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
Photograph caption dated January 5, 1963 partially reads "Stephanie Cantor, 16, an A-11 at Polytechnic High School, Sun Valley, is a member of the first class of youth models to be graduated from the Montgomery Ward Junior Fashions Department, Panorama City. She shows the steps she followed on the day of her 'graduation.' She is successful as (at right) she gets diploma from William Adrian, teen-age model director and founder of original teen modeling. Barbara Rechtin, 19, Woodland Hills, a cover girl and model, joins in the congratulations."; See images #00129612 through #00129614 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 15 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Montgomery Ward
Polytechnic High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Young women--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Models (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
High school students--California--Los Angeles
Teachers--California--Los Angeles
Fashion shows--California--Los Angeles
Bathing suits--California--Los Angeles
Clothing and dress--California--Los Angeles
Diplomas--California--Los Angeles
Handshaking--California--Los Angeles
Women's clothing--California--Los Angeles
Display of merchandise--California--Los Angeles
Chairs--California--Los Angeles
Stages (Platforms)
Department stores--California--Panorama City (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--Panorama City (Los Angeles)
Panorama City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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