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First day for teacher, too!
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated September 15, 1959 reads "When 94 children started kindergarten today at Thomas Edison Elementary School, 2110 Chestnut St., Burbank, it marked not only their first official school day, but it was also the first for one of their teachers, Mrs. Mary Rahn, left, of 322 E. Verdugo Ave, Burbank. Dewey Jones, 5, right, of 922 W. Burbank Blvd., hands his registration card to Mrs. Rahn as other children in background enter room and at same time, new experience of life, that of going to school, 'just like the big kids.'"
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Thomas A. Edison Grade School (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)--Faculty
Thomas A. Edison Grade School (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)--Students
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Teachers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
School children--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Elementary schools--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Schools--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Desks--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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