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Title
Volney P. Mooney Jr. goes to Washington to advocate for veterans, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
February 1935
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Volney P. Mooney Jr. has gone to Washington to discuss with President Roosevelt executive orders covering disabled veterans, mostly relating to increasing widows' and orphans' pensions and greater benefits for the chronically disabled.
Commander of the Disabled American War Veterans Volney P. Mooney Jr. fights for increasing widows' and orphans' pensions and greater benefits for chronic disabilities.
Mooney leans back in his chair looking away from the camera. A potted plant can be seen behind him.
Handwritten on negative: Volney P. Mooney
Text from negative sleeve: Mooney, Volney P. Jr. (Nat'l Commander of Disabled American War Veterans) 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_6411
ark:/21198/zz002cwmpb
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Veterans' benefits--United States
Disabled American Veterans
Mooney, Volney P., Jr., 1899-1945
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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