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General Sherwood A. Cheney and Colonel Charles H. Hilton at Fort MacArthur, San Pedro, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
October 12, 1933
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.
On his visit to Fort MacArthur Brig.-Gen. Cheney commented that the greatest weakness of the post is not guns but lack of men.
Photograph appears with the article, "Fort Defenses Here Inspected," Los Angeles Times, 13 Oct 1933: A16.
Text from negative sleeve: CHENEY, SHERWOOD A. GEN. [stamped:] 1925
Handwritten on negative: Sherwood A. Cheney + Chas. H. Hilton
Text from newspaper caption: Brig.-Gen. Sherwood A. Cheney and Col. Charles H. Hilton
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Palms--California--San Pedro
Military officers--American--California--San Pedro
Military uniforms--American
Cheney, Sherwood Alfred, 1873-1949
Hilton, Charles H., (Col.)
Fort MacArthur (Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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