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Title
Efficiency pays off
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
1962
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 caption dated May 17, 1962 reads, "Mrs. Myrtle Hinssinger, clerk at Sharp Avenue School, Pacoima, happily holds a check for $1,000 presented by the Los Angeles City Schools Employes [sic] Suggestion Plan for her idea which saves the school district a reported $14,000 annually. Mrs. Hinssinger streamlined emergency information forms which pupils must take home to their parents, reducing by 6,000 hours a year necessary clerical time."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00131620
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d037_f9_i30
CARL0005544081
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/62162
Subject
Sharp Avenue Elementary School (Pacoima, Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Elementary schools--California--Los Angeles
Clerks--California--Los Angeles
Checks--California--Los Angeles
Awards--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Schools--California--Pacoima (Los Angeles)
Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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