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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Pictured is a float with a manger scene, sponsored by Congressional Church of the Chimes, Van Nuys, which was one of the entries in the Bethlehem Star Parade, Van Nuys. The side of the float has a banner that reads, "And she brought forth her first-born son and laid him in a manger - Luke 2:7." The annual parade has an all-religious procession of 36 floats entered by churches of the Christian faith from all parts of the Valley. It delineates the life of Christ from the prophecy to the Resurrection. Photograph dated December 10, 1956.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
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