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Title
Human contacts aid mentally ill
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Siddon, Dave
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
1956
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
Photograph caption dated April 11, 1956 reads "Modern hospital aide. Mrs. Emilie Weidenmiller of Canoga Park discusses new books with patient in hospital library. Where volunteers once paid monthly hospital visits to hand out cigarettes and magazines, modern aides get three to seven hours training, spend as much as a four to eight-hour day a week at hospital."; See images #00141137 through #00141142 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00141140
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f21_i16
CARL0005725685
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/70587
Subject
Sepulveda Veterans Administration Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Veterans--United States
Volunteers--California--Los Angeles
Mentally ill--California--Los Angeles
People with mental disabilities--California--Los Angeles
Hospital patients--California--Los Angeles
Hospital libraries--California--Los Angeles
Books--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Sepulveda (Los Angeles)
North Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sepulveda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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