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Title
Guild slates fashion show
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
1958
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
Immaculate Heart High School is a private, Catholic, college preparatory school for young women grades 9-12. The school is located in the Los Feliz neighborhood in Los Angeles at the intersection of Franklin and Western Avenues. The campus was owned and operated by the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, who had founded Immaculate Heart Convent, College and High School on their 13-acre property in 1905. Its leaders in the 1950s and 60s included Dr. Anita Marie Caspary and renowned artist Corita Kent who led a much publicized rebellion against the Archdiocese of Los Angeles in 1969. The college closed in 1981 due to financial difficulties but the middle school and high school continue to operate on the original site.
Photograph caption dated May 20, 1958 reads "Planning decorations for annual mother-daughter luncheon and fashion show presented by Immaculate Heart High School Mothers' Guild are, from left, Rosemary Castelli, 16; Jeannie Rosenberger, 18; Connie Preimsberger, 17, and Jill Reichard, 16. Event will be staged at noon Wednesday in Embassy Room of Ambassador Hotel."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00146453
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d056_f9_i2
CARL0005872425
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73698
Subject
Immaculate Heart High School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Teenage girls--California--San Fernando Valley
High school students--California--San Fernando Valley
Mirrors--California--San Fernando Valley
Reflections
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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