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De leg bone connected to de
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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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 caption dated March 30, 1961 reads, "'...Hip bone connected to de back bone, neck bone connected to do[sic] head bone,' intones that Will Blailock Chorale in a practice session in an Van Nuys home, as director Blailock leads. The 30-voice chorus of housewives and working men borrowed this skeleton from a hospital for realism in the song, 'Dry Bones.' The group practices every Monday night at 6923 Tyrone Ave., Van Nuys, plans a concert April 10 at Sherman Oaks Woman's Club. The singers range in age from 20 to 50."; See images #00117997 through #00117999 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Will Blailock Chorale
Choirs (Music)--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Housewives--California--Los Angeles
Choral conductors--California--Los Angeles
Music stands
Sheet music--California--Los Angeles
Conducting--California--Los Angeles
Singers--California--Los Angeles
Rehearsals--California--Los Angeles
Human skeleton
Racks (Supporting devices)
Chairs--California--Los Angeles
Songbooks--California--Los Angeles
Windows--California--Los Angeles
Draperies--California--Los Angeles
Brick walls
Tableware--California--Los Angeles
Figurines--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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