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Members of the "little Dies committee" at hearings for charges of Communist activity against members of the Los Angeles County S.R.A., Feb. 5, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
February 5, 1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
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(Left to Right) Assemblymen Lee T. Bashore, Jack B. Tenney, Sam Yorty, Seth Millington, and Harrison W. Call, the "little Dies committee" who questioned members of the Los Angeles Country State Relief Administration (S.R.A.) on charges of Communist activity. The hearings lasted only one day and ended with a recommendation that action be taken against some of the witnesses for perjury, but no one was immediately fired.
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: L - R Lee Bashore - Jack Tenney - Sam Yorty - Seth Millington - Harrison Call
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Communism--California--Los Angeles
Anti-apartheid movements--California--Los Angeles County
Governmental investigations--California--Los Angeles
Yorty, Sam, 1909-1998
Tenney, Jack B. (Jack Breckinridge), 1898-1970
Call, Harrison W
Bashore, Lee T
Millington, Seth
California. State Relief Administration
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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