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Title
Shades of old west
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
Photograph caption dated October 27, 1959 reads, "Tom Tryon, star of 'John Slaughter' western series on television, shows muscular dystrophy victim Tommy Weston how to handle a gun. A visit to movie set at Disney Studios and meeting with his favorite cowboy hero was an exciting event for Tommy. He is 1959 poster child chosen to represent Muscular Dystrophy Associations of America, Inc., in Los Angeles County."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121489
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d025_f34_i22
CARL0005405601
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/54705
Subject
Tryon, Thomas
Walt Disney Productions
Muscular Dystrophy Association
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Muscular dystrophy--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Muscular dystrophy in children--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Boys--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Actors--United States
Wheelchairs--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Toy guns--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Motion picture studios--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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