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Title
VAC aids victims of cancer
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Young, Steve
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
1964
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
Photograph caption dated September 12, 1964 reads "Cobalt treatments are but one of the bills paid for by VAC in helping families of cancer victims. Here, the child receives her treatment under the supervision of Mrs. Paul V. Bateman Jr., radiology technician at West Valley Hospital. To raise funds for aid such as this, Valley Aid for Cancer will hold its annual benefit Orchid Ball Oct. 17 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel."; See images #00134446 through #00134448 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134448
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f16_i19
CARL0005596512
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64562
Subject
Valley Aid for Cancer
West Valley Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)
West Valley Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Women--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Nurses--California--Los Angeles
Cancer--Patients--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Encino (Los Angeles)
Hospital beds--California--Los Angeles
Medical instruments and apparatus--California--Los Angeles
Cobalt--Isotopes--Therapeutic use
Cancer--Treatment
Radiotherapy--California--Los Angeles
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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