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Title
Air Force sponsors queen
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
1955
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
The Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival is held annually at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H, in Lancaster, California.
Photograph caption dated August 19, 1955 reads "Pretty Marge Weber, representing Edwards Air Force base, is one of 15 contestants vying for Miss Antelope Valley title. Winner will be selected and crowned during coronation ceremonies at pre-fair Cinderella Ball, 8 p.m. tomorrow at fairgrounds. Tickets are available at door."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 13 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00139429
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d048_f1_i30
CARL0005699554
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/68674
Subject
Antelope Valley Fair
Young women--California--Antelope Valley
Young men--California--Antelope Valley
Beauty contestants--California--Antelope Valley
Signs and signboards--California--Antelope Valley
Military uniforms
Antelope Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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