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Title
VA Hospital vets
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Veterans who were injured in World War I are shown at the VA Hospital at Sawtelle on June 16, 1936, smiling when they received their bonus payment. Left to right, Elwood A. Anderson, Sergeant Charles E. Gobeil, who identified the disabled veterans for the postman, Lucien L. Huffins, Postman E. R. Adams, and Harvey H. Meyers. The veterans at the home held a joyous assembly to celebrate the receipt of their compensation. Marvin A. Harlan, national commander of the Disabled American Veterans of the World War, counseled them to use their bonus funds wisely. The veterans at the home are being protected against the designs of the unscrupulous.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00049219
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1991
CARL0000053394
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/17680
Subject
Veterans Administration Medical Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Disabled American Veterans
Soldiers' homes--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Veterans' hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Veterans--United States
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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