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Title
Car washing sponsored by the Layne Foundation, Los Angeles, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
June 1932
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A group of men crowd around a car parked beneath a canopy. Other men and cars can be seen around them.
The Layne Foundation uses its resources to feed hungry and unemployed men.
Photograph appears with the article, "Jobless Men Earning Food," Los Angeles Times, 05 June 1932: A1.
Text from negative sleeve: LAYNE, OLLYN Layne, Ollyn (A.)
Text from newspaper caption: Public Gets Return for Share in Aid Effort Automobile washers earning their meals through the Layne Foundation and, below, Ollyn A. Layne, and a waiter at the Layne flapjack machine. Inset, Mrs. M. E. Layne.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_5459
ark:/21198/zz002cvgvj
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Automobiles--American--California--Los Angeles
Car washes--California--Los Angeles
Philanthropy--California--Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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