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Title
Frederick M. Roberts
Date Created and/or Issued
1919
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2011-0675.
Bust-length portrait. "Frederick M. Roberts, 1919" -- handwritten on verso.
Frederick Madison Roberts was born in Chillicothe, Ohio. Arrived in California around 1885, settling in Los Angeles. Worked various jobs, running his father's undertaking business, editor of several newspapers (Colorado Springs Light, New Age), principal of the Mound Bayou Normal and Industrial Institute. Ran for State Assembly in 1918 for 62nd Assembly District.
Also have negative: no. 23,186 (5x4 in.)
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Portraits.
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photograph : print, paper mount ; 5 1/8 x 4 in.
Identifier
(C)001566278CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Roberts, Frederick M.--Portraits
California. Legislature. Assembly--Photographs
California Legislative Black Caucus--Photographs
African American legislators--California--Portraits
African American men--California--Los Angeles--Portraits
African American newspaper editors--United States--Portraits
African American educators--United States--Portraits
Sacramento (Calif.)--Biography--Portraits
Photographic prints
Portrait photographs
Place
California
Los Angeles
United States
Sacramento (Calif.)

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