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Attorney Alice M. Birdsall, 1927
Date Created and/or Issued
February 28, 1927
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Alice M. Birdsall, head and shoulders portrait, in head scarf, dress with wide collar, and corsage or flower
Related to the article “State Bar Augmented by Score, New York Proponent of Arbitration Measure and Arizona Woman in List,” Los Angeles Times, 1 Mar. 1927: A2. The article states: Judge Moses H. Grossman … and Miss Alice M. Birdsall, said to the be only woman at the head of a law office in Arizona, and a potential candidate for gubernatorial honors, were admitted to practice law in California yesterday … Asked if she thinks women are as competent in public office as men, as asserted that in many cases they are more so and predicted that some day a woman will efficiently administer the affairs of the nation as President. Miss Birdsall has practiced law for twelve years in Arizona and is the author of a bill which legitimized children born out of wedlock in that State. …
Handwritten at edge of negative: Miss Alice M Birdsall
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: Birdsall, Alice M., Atty, 1927
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Women lawyers
Birdsall, Alice M., 1880-1958
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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