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Title
Gene Andreasen shows cartoon balloons he creates for Childrens Hospital
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
1959
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Gene Andreasen began his hobby to entertain his daughter who was hospitalized but other children in the hospital became interested in and delighted by the cartoons so Andreasen began volunteering after his daughter was released. He was presented with a volunteer service patch and pin for 100 hours of service.
Photograph caption dated October 2, 1959 reads, "Cartoons -- Gene Andreasen, Pacific Telephone Co. worker, shows the cartoon balloons he creates to brighten the hours of patients at Childrens Hospital in Los Angeles."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00084507
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d003_f34_i24
CARL0004766148
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/42925
Subject
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Volunteer workers in hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--East Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Cartoonists--United States
East Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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