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Members of the Republican Women of Southern California, a group aimed at fighting the New Deal, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 15, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Members of the Republican Women of Southern California, a group aimed at fighting the New Deal pose at Weiss Café in Los Angeles.
Louise B. Booth is identified here as Mrs. H.W. Booth. Cecil Corone Smith Evans is identified as Mrs. W.E. Evans.
This photograph appears with the article, "Women Join G.O.P. Fight: Group Organizes at Meeting: Republican Committee Man Praises Organization and Offers Aid," Los Angeles Times, 16 Aug. 1935: A2.
Text from newspaper caption: Republican Women to Fight New Deal: Organizing to combat the New Deal, Republican Women of Southern California yesterday selected officers for an independent group. Pictured here, the officers are, standing left to right, Mrs. H.W. Booth, recording secretary, and Mrs. Nellie Dean Graham, parliamentarian. Seated are Mrs. Dora A. Stearns, treasurer; Mrs. Louise Ward Watkins, president, and Mrs. W.E. Evans, director.
Text from negative sleeve: 1719. Republican Women of Southern California. Standing: Mmes. H. W. Booth, rec. sec. Nellie Dean Graham, parlimentarian [sic.] Dora A. Stearns, treas. Louise Ward Watkins, president. Mrs. W. E. Evans, dir. Clubs. [Stamped:] Aug 22...
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Political organizations--California--Los Angeles
Clubwomen--California--Los Angeles
Republican Women of Southern California
Graham, Nellie Dean 1870-1939
Evans, Cecil Corone Smith 1888 or 89-1939
Stearns, Dora A. Smith, 1882-1942
Watkins, Louise Ward, 1890-1974
Booth, Louise B., b. 1894 or 95
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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