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Title
Antelope fair queen
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1955
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
The Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival is held annually at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H, in Lancaster, California.
First photograph caption dated August 26, 1955 reads "Donna Nielsen, Antelope Valley beauty, will reign as queen of annual Antelope Valley Fair Sept. 8 to 11 in Lancaster."; Second photograph caption dated September 8, 1955 reads "Reigns at fair. Miss Antelope Valley, Donna Nielsen, will serve as fair queen for four days of Antelope Valley Fair, Sept. 8-11 in Lancaster. Event promises flavor and thrills of old-time county fair."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 13 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00139431
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d048_f2_i2
CARL0005699556
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/68676
Subject
Antelope Valley Fair
Young women--California--Lancaster
Beauty contestants--California--Lancaster
Fairs--California--Lancaster
Tiaras--California--Lancaster
Bathing suits--California--Lancaster
Sashes (Clothing)--California--Lancaster
Swimming pools--California--Lancaster
Lancaster (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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