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Title
Mothers march on polio
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
1957
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
Original photograph has several small stains.
Photograph caption dated January 31, 1957 reads "Sandy Gerbovaz, 10, once stricken with polio, is shown with her mother, Mrs. Stanley Gerbovaz of 4300 Jeffries Ave., Burbank, and Mrs. Charles Johnson, right, a captain in Burbank's annual Mothers' March on Polio. More than 1,500 Burbank mothers will seek contributions to the March of Dimes anti-polio fund between 7 and 9 o'clock tonight. Last year $13,768 was collected."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00140854
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f8_i15
CARL0005712869
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/69583
Subject
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Girls--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Children with disabilities--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Mothers and daughters--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Fund raisers (Persons)--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Poliomyelitis--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Crutches--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Signs and signboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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