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Beneficial work
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 3, 1950 reads, "Erma Lucien, left, and Martin Wilson, center, are shown working on July Fourth novelties at Occupation Exchange in Burbank. Manager Lloyd Hurd is at right. The unique Valley institution has just moved into a new location, where more room will be available for its work." The article partially reads, "Only known institution of its kind west of the Mississippi, Occupation Exchange rehabilitation center where handicapped persons may earn while learning a livelihood, will open July 5 at 1843 Empire Ave., Burbank. Sponsored by the Burbank Exchange Club, the non-profit organization is a community project aimed for the entire San Fernando Valley."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Occupation Exchange (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Exchange Club of Burbank (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Rehabilitation centers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
People with disabilities--Employment--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
People with disabilities--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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