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Candy striper plans career
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 18, 1959 reads "Miss Jackie Suess, center, of Van Nuys, member of Valley Presbyterian Hospital's teenage volunteers, Candy Stripers, tries on nursing cap she will wear after completing training at UCLA College of Nursing. With her are Mrs. Ella Miles, R.N., right, director of VPH, and Mrs. Jean Goldwater, director of VPH volunteers. Miss Suess' schooling will be assisted by scholarships from Van Nuys Women's Club and San Fernando branch, Los Angeles Medical Association Auxiliary."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Valley Presbyterian Hospital (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Nurses--California--San Fernando Valley
Volunteer workers in hospitals--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Young women--California--San Fernando Valley
Hospitals--California--San Fernando Valley--Employees
Uniforms--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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