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New City Council poses in City Hall, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
July 1, 1935
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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears under the headline, “’Times’ Plays Host to Crowds in New Home as Will Rogers Entertains,” Los Angeles Times, 2 Jul 1935: 26.
Text from newspaper caption: New City Council Takes Up Duties; members of the new City Council which took office yesterday. Left to right, seated: Councilman Thrasher, Kindig, Buyer, Burns, MacAlister, Gay and Brainard. Standing, Baumgartner, Cunningham, Wilson, Tate, Christensen, Hyde, Lewis, and Bennett. Burns, who for six years has been the representative of the Fourth Councilmanic District and is a recognized expert on municipal finance, was elected president of the new Council by the close vote of eight to seven over Stephen W. Cunningham. Times photo.
Handwritten on negative: New City Council 7-1-35
Text from negative sleeve: 1044—Council, New City Caption Attached 7-1-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Wilson, Jim, b. 1873
MacAlister, Robert S., 1897-1957
Tate, Darwin William
Buyer, Franklin Pierce, 1878-1963
Brainard, Byron B. (Bernard), 1894-1940
Burns, Robert Louis, 1876-1955
Bennett, G. Vernon (Guy Vernon), 1880
Hyde, James MacDonald, 1873-1943
Thrasher, Edward Lee, 1892-1971
Cunningham, Stephen W., 1886-1956
Lewis, Evan
Gay, Earl C., 1902-1972
Kindig, Will H., (William Harvey), 1869-1946
Baumgartner, John W., b. 1890 or 91
Christensen, Parley Parker, 1868-1954
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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