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Title
Jammed switchboards after President Roosevelt's death
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1945
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Jammed switchboard at Consolidated Vultee Aircraft indicates speed with which the report of President Roosevelt's death spread as wives and families called in to pass the tragic word on to their husbands and others. Photograph dated April 13, 1945.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00095937
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 102.
CARL0005060230
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33294
Subject
Roosevelt, Franklin D.--(Franklin Delano),--1882-1945--Death and burial
Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation
Telephone operators--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Telephone switchboards
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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