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Title
Mary Pickford with women
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Mary Pickford was a Canadian-born silent film actress, famously known as "America's sweetheart," co-founder of American Artists film studio, and one of the original founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Photograph dated August 6, 1940.
Photograph caption dated November 6, 1940 reads "Welcoming several hundred new members to their organization, leaders of the Junior Auxiliary of the Jewish Home for the Aged are shown at the gala party at Pickfair, home of Mary Pickford. Left to right, Dorothy Loeb, Mrs. Ida M. Cummings, president; Miss Pickford and Mrs. David Sefman. Miss Pickford joined the auxiliary last year to aid in the work which makes life happier for 200 aged men and women. Many Hollywood celebrities were guests at the party."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106795
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1009
CARL0005336397
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31748
Subject
Pickford, Mary,--1892-1979
Pickford, Mary,--1892-1979--Homes and haunts
Jewish Home for the Aging of Los Angeles.--Junior Auxiliary
Jewish Home for the Aging of Los Angeles.--Junior Auxiliary--Presidents
Pickfair Mansion (Beverly Hills, Calif.)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women--California--Beverly Hills
Parties--California--Beverly Hills
Dwellings--California--Beverly Hills
Flower arrangements
Lost architecture--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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