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Petticoat packers
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 15, 1961 reads, "Petticoat packers - Dudes and Dolls dancers tuck a massive square dance petticoat into the luggage they'll take with them to Detroit's square dance convention June 29. Members are Joe Phelon, 17, 9968 Arleta Ave., Pacoima; Georgia Best, 17, 8619 Sylmar Ave., Panorama City; Judy Fiss, 16, 15428 Keswick St., Van Nuys; and Ron Pearce, 17, president of the teenage dancing group, 16055 Calahan St., Sepulveda."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Teenagers--California--San Fernando Valley
Boys--California--San Fernando Valley
Girls--California--San Fernando Valley
Couples--California--San Fernando Valley
Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley--Presidents
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Square dancing--California--San Fernando Valley
Dancers--California--San Fernando Valley
Crinolines--California--San Fernando Valley
Luggage--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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