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Title
James R. Toberman, a portrait
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Portrait of James R. Toberman who served as Mayor of Los Angeles from 1872-1874, and 1878-1882. During his administration the Chamber of Commerce, the Los Angeles Herald, the Athletic Club and the Southern Branch of the University of California were organized. Toberman cut taxes from $1.60 to $1.00 per $100 assessed value. Main Street was paved and the first electric street lights went into operation.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00034049
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Portraits-Toberman, James R.; A-003-431 4x5
CARL0000036658
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/97400
Subject
Toberman, James R
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Portrait photographs

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