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Title
University of Southern California "Helens of Troy", 1959
Creator
Gray
Date Created and/or Issued
1959-03-05
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
1 image. University of Southern California "Helens of Troy", 5 March 1959. Diane Hunt
Cornie Goodwin
Janyce Hill
Nancy Crook
Kathy Niemeyer
Linda Liscom
Mardythe O'Mara. (All girls have grades A minus). (All Seniors).
Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Gray. Date: 1959-03-05. Assignment: USC 'Helens of Troy'. 109/110: In old Hancock House, left to right: Diane Hunt
Mardythe O'Mara, all trying for 'Helen of Troy' honor. Monday".
Supplementary material reads: "Caption material for USC's 'Seven Helens of Troy'. The 'Seven Helens' are the 7 graduating senior girls at USC who excel the highest in leadership, scholarship, and service to the university. They have a combined grade average of A minus. Each will have a full page picture and biography in the school yearbook, the 'El Rodeo'. The 'El Rodeo', by the way, is sponsoring this yearly 'Helen's contest. The 'Seven Helens of Troy' will be formally presented at the Senior Prom, to be held May 22 at the L.A. Breakfast Club. The girls, left to right, are: Diane Hunt
Mardythe O'Mara. Any questions: call David Henley, SC Examiner correspondent, at: Crestview 6-8148 (home)".
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : negative, b&w
10 x 13 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m12239
EXM-N-12517-001~1
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m12239
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-12517-001~1.jpg
Language
English
Time Period
1959-03-05
Place
California
Los Angeles
USA
educational facilities: University of Southern California
Source
12517-001 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
examiner-m1663

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