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Her life in her hands
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated May 5, 1950 reads "Marguerite Poley, victim of a series of accidents, once contemplated suicide. Painting took her mind off troubles and here she displays some of her works which are on exhibit at Pool and Patio Shop, 4335 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Poley, Marguerite,--1901-1996
Women--California--Los Angeles
Artists--California--Los Angeles
Horses in art
Dogs in art
Exhibitions--California--Los Angeles
Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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