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Title
Modern 'pen pal' version modeled
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
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
1961
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 January 23, 1961 reads "Wardamasky says magnetic tape is replacing letters." The article partially reads "Narrow, fragile strips of recording tape are being used to build bridges of friendship around the world. This is the word from Peter Wardamasky, 13045 Roscoe Blvd., Sun Valley, a member of a rapidly growing international group named 'World Tape Pals.'"
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129463
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d034_f30_i7
CARL0005465932
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60410
Subject
World Tape Pals
Men--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
International correspondence
Magnetic recorders and recording
Pen pals--California--Los Angeles
Sound recordings
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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