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In triumph doth wave
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated June 15, 1962 reads, "Children re-enact Iwo Jima flag raising - Youngsters from Erwin St. School in Van Nuys re-enact scene of U.S. marines in World War II raising the American flag over Iwo Jima. The flag raising ceremony was part of a Flag Day pageant today at Valley College in Van Nuys. The event, sponsored by the Los Angeles City Schools' East Valley Elementary District, featured 10 skits devoted to famous American flags and historical incidents. Valley Western star Monty Montana re-created Paul Revere's famous ride, and more than 3,000 school children participated in the pageant."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Erwin St. School (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Los Angeles Valley College
Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945
Flag raising and lowering--California--Los Angeles
Historical reenactments--California--Los Angeles
School children--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Marching bands--California--Los Angeles
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Flags--United States
Community colleges--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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