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Title
Christmas Seal letters
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
1959
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 caption dated November 11, 1959 reads, "Paul H. Helms Jr., left, honorary chairman of 1959 Christmas Seal Sale campaign watches Postmaster Otto K. Olesen and Mrs. Frederick Sabl, Christmas Seal Association committeewoman, start process which will mail 1,200,000 seal sale letters to as many county residents. In biggest single mailing that post office will handle during holiday season, seal letters represent annual fund drive. This year's goal is $850,000, sum needed to continue TB Association's fight for control and eradication of tuberculosis in Los Angeles County."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121898
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d026_f9_i29
CARL0005405995
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/55371
Subject
United States Postal Service
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Los Angeles
Fund raising--California--Los Angeles
Postmasters--California--Los Angeles
Tuberculosis--United States--Prevention
Committees--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Seals and labels (Philately)--California--Los Angeles
Letters
Valley Times Collection photographs

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