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Judge Fletcher Bowron, his wife and newly adopted son Barrett, Los Angeles, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
July 24, 1934
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.
This photograph appears with the article: Once a Waif, Now a Judge's Legal Son; Youngster Adopted By Bowrons, Superior Judge and Wife Win Official Approval of Son's Papers," Los Angeles Times, July 25, 1934.
Fletcher Bowron was the 35th Mayor of Los Angeles, California, from September 26, 1938, until June 30, 1953. His adopted sop, Barrett Bowron, was later known as Barry Bowron.
Text from negative sleeve: Bowron, Fletcher & Mrs. & Baby Barrett Bowron 1 yr. old
Text from newspaper caption: Baby Barrett Bowron's first birthday was marked yesterday by official approval of adoption papers making him the legal son of Superior Judge and Mrs. Fletcher Bowron. Photo shows the family after the ceremony.
Handwritten on negative: Fletcher Bowron, Mrs. & Barett
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Adoption--California--Los Angeles
Bowron, Barry, 1933-2012
Bowron, Irene Martin, 1888-1961
Bowron, Fletcher, 1887-1968
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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