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Title
Teenage girls check paper aircraft
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1954-04
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows three teenage girls reaching up to check aircraft cutouts mounted along strings which will mark the progress their teams will make in the National YWCA Week membership drive. Another teenage girl looks on. The drive was held April 18-25, 1954. From left to right: Pearline, Kennedy, Marlene Salma, Vera Austin, and Marlene Tomasella. See San Jose Evening News, April 17, 1954. The planes are labeled Staff Board No.2, Y-Teen, Staff Board No.1; Ladies Day Out. The sign in the glass in the upper right corner reads: This room is reserved for residents and their guests.
In verso: "San Jose, Calif - Y-Teens check planes used to show progress of teams participating in membership drive."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
8.25 x 10 in.
Extent
8.25 x 10 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsuYWCA/id/189
Language
English
Subject
Aircraft
Girls
Membership campaigns
Teenagers
Young Women's Christian Association
Place
San Jose
California
Source
YWCA of Silicon Valley Collection
Relation
Series III, Box 13, Folder 379

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