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14th birthday introduces girl to ice cream
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes; Original print is of inferior quality.
Photograph article dated September 21, 1950 partially reads, "There's going to be a very special birthday party for a little girl in Van Nuys tomorrow. There'll be hamburgers and ice cream. What makes it special is the fact the little girl has never tasted either of those American delights. She is Juanita Marie Brownstein, who will be 14 tomorrow, and whose home town in Kaisersesch Rhineland, Germany. Juanita arrived yesterday to make her new home with Sgt. and Mrs. Solomon Brownstein at 6621 1/2 Hazeltine Ave., Van Nuys." Photograph caption reads, "First U.S. breakfast for German girl. Sgt. and Mrs. Brownstein watch Juanita Marie enjoy meal."
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 10 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Dwellings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Kitchen appliances--California--Los Angeles
Kitchens--California--Los Angeles
Birthday parties--California--Los Angeles
Birthdays--California--Los Angeles
Breakfasts--California--Los Angeles
Young women--California--Los Angeles
Teenage girls--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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