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Polio Mother of 1962
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Goldwater, Jeff
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated January 10, 1962 reads "Dorothy (Mrs. Jack) Morrow became Valley Polio Mother of the 1962 March of Dimes today at a March of Dimes 'Coffee Break' in Sportsmen's Lodge. In addition to her Mothers' March activities, Mrs. Morrow is supervising plans for kitchen remodeling in the Morrows' Van Nuys home. Studying blueprints with her are, back row, Jackie, 17, and Dr. Morrow, and, front row, Wes, 7, and Catina, 12. Mrs Morrow succeeds Mrs. Robert Wilkinson."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Families--California--Los Angeles
People with disabilities--California--Los Angeles
Award winners--California--Los Angeles
Poliomyelitis--California--Los Angeles
Blueprints--California--Los Angeles
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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