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Title
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Phipps with their adopted Korean War orphans
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photograph caption dated February 6, 1959 reads, "Family Grows -- Mr. and Mrs. James L. Phipps, 10333 Silverton Ave., Tujunga, pose with their two additions to family in three months. Couple adopted Debbie Susan, left, their first Korean War orphan, in November, and received Randy James, 22-month-old orphan this month. That's their limit, according to U.S. law on war-orphan adoptions. They hope for more."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00085836
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d005_f2_i15
CARL0004775605
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/43110
Subject
Families--California--Los Angeles
Children and war
Korean War, 1950-1953--Children
Orphans--Korea
Intercountry adoption
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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