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Title
Don L. Overman, cocoa buyer, on vacation at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 12, 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.
Photograph of cocoa trader Don L. Overman during a vacation at the Ambassador Hotel. Overman is holding a glass and standing next to a carved candelabra placed in front of carved wooden furniture.
This photograph (cropped) appears with the article, "Cocoa Buyer Tells Trend: Scarcity of German Trade Helps Impair Price, Says Visitor," Los Angeles Times, 14 Aug. 1935: 4.
Handwritten on negative: Don L. Overman. 8/12/35
Text from negative sleeve: 1687. Don L. Overman. Cocoa Buyer. 8/12/35. [stamped:] Aug 22 1935 .
Text from newspaper caption: Sixteen years a cocoa bean buyer on Africa's Gold Coast, Don L. Overman now is vacationing in Los Angeles.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10050
ark:/21198/zz002ddt01
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Cocoa industry--Africa
Business people--American--California--Los Angeles
Ambassador Hotel
Overman, Don Lawson, 1894-1940
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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