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Dorothy Thompson meets with Roy Pilling, Director, Los Angeles County Relief Administration, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
May 21, 1935
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.
Possibly related to the article, "Sentences Given Four: Relief Chiselers Sent to Jail S.E.R.A. Workers Ordered to Make Restitutions and Serve 180 Days," Los Angeles Times, 22 May 1935: A1
From left to right, Dorothy Thompson (Mrs. Sinclair Lewis) and Roy Pilling (Directory, Los Angeles County Relief Administration) sit side-by-side behind a desk. The desk stretches across the lower left corner. Dorothy Thompson faces and looks towards the camera. Beside her, Roy Pilling sits behind his desk and casts his gaze downward towards a folder of documents. Office walls stand across the background. A map of Los Angeles County hangs from the wall at center, behind Dorothy.
Text from negative sleeve: LEWIS, SINCLAIR MRS. 1935
Handwritten on negative: L 2 R Mrs. Sinclair Lewis (Dorothy Thompson) Roy Pilling 5-21-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Government officials--American--California--Los Angeles
Journalists--American--California--Los Angeles
Meetings--California--Los Angeles
Thompson, Dorothy, 1893-1961
Pilling, Roy W., 1886-1937
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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