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EPIC meeting
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1935
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph (ca. 1935) shows some of the more than 1500 men and women who jammed the Labor temple at the opening of the three-day, state-wide EPIC (End Poverty in California) movement convention. Delegates arrived from all over California for the meeting, as well as representatives of the Commonwealth party of Washington. EPIC leaders stated thet the purpose of the meeting was to democratize and stabilize the EPIC movement by allowing workers in the ranks to choose the members of the board of directors of the End Poverty League. The EPIC movement was founded by Upton Sinclair.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 390.
Sinclair, Upton,--1878-1968
End Poverty League
Meetings--California--Los Angeles
Authors--California--Los Angeles
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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