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Mr. L. A. Downs, president of the Illinois Central Railroad, and his wife at a railroad station, 1926-1938
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1926-1938]
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.
Possibly related to Los Angeles Times article, " Rail Rocket Sets Mark. Fifty-seven-Hour Journey to New York Indicated for Streamline Train." 25, Oct. 1934: 1.
Mr. Lawrence Aloysius Downs and Mrs. Ida M. Downs stand at a railroad station in front of two trains and the tracks. Mr. Downs was the president of the Illinois Central Railroad from 1926-1938. He holds citrus fruits and a branch in his left hand, his hat in his right. Possibly in Los Angeles.
Handwritten on negative: Mr. & Mrs. L. A. Downs.
Text from negative sleeve: Downs, L.A. Ill. Central R.R. Pres..
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Arrivals & departures--American--California
Downs, Ida May 1875-1939
Downs, L. A. (Lawrence Aloysius), 1872-1940
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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