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President's birthday ball, Biltmore Hotel
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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This was one of many nationwide celebrations in President Roosevelt's 52nd birthday as a way to raise funds for his charity, the Warm Springs Foundation.
Photograph caption dated February 1, 1937 reads, "Here is another table of notables at the President's birthday ball at the Biltmore. Left to right, Abraham Lehr, Mrs. Walt Disney, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. House of Boston, Walt Disney, Mrs. Alvin Brockway of the birthday ball committee, and Mrs. Abraham Lehr."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2954
Roosevelt, Franklin D.--(Franklin Delano),--1882-1945
Disney, Walt,--1901-1966
Disney, Walt,--1901-1966--Family
Millennium Biltmore Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Georgia Warm Springs Foundation
Balls (Parties)--California--Los Angeles
Birthday parties--California--Los Angeles
Fund raising--United States
Celebrations--California--Los Angeles
Eating & drinking--California--Los Angeles
Hotels--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs

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