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Title
Angelenos hold peace rally on the steps of city hall
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Lower left corner damaged.
Photograph caption dated June 8, 1940 reads, "Jamming Spring street in front of the City Hall, part of a crowd of 15,000 persons is shown today at a big peace rally held on the City Hall steps. They heard Mayor Fletcher Bowron, chief speaker, declare that 'We Want Peace, but Not Peace at any Price." In the crowd are banners reading 'The Yanks Are Not Coming'; 'Give Our Sons Jalopies, not Poppies'; 'Yanks Say No to Tanks."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00084106
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 4511
CARL0002884195
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/25927
Subject
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
World War, 1939-1945--Protest movements
Anti-war demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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