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Col. Roscoe Turner holds gold sea chest intended for President Hoover, Los Angeles, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
April 22, 1932
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Col. Roscoe Turner holds an elaborate sea chest, laid in gold--an invitation to attend the Shrine convention in San Francisco intended for President Hoover from Governor Rolph.
Governor Rolph and Governor Balzar briefly stopped in Los Angeles to refuel as they were flown by Colonel Roscoe Turner to Richmond, VA for the annual governors' conference.
A different photograph taken on the same day appears with the article, "Rolph Says Ruling Praised," Los Angeles Times, 23 Apr 1932: 2.
Text from negative sleeve: Turner, Roscoe
Handwritten on negative: Roscoe Turner
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Air pilots--American--California--Los Angeles
Turner, Roscoe, 1895-1970
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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