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Martha U. Tidd and Emily Wooley, social workers employed by the Works Progress Administration, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
July 30, 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 Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears with the article, “Aid Work Leader Named: RELIEF UNIT POST FILLED Mrs. M. U. Tidd of Compton Named Social Service Division Head,” Los Angeles Times, 30 Jul. 1935: A1.
Text from negative sleeve: 1256—Mrs. Martha U Tidd, Miss Emily Wooley S.E.R.G. 7-29-35 [Stamped:] AUG 1 1935
Handwritten on negative: LTR Mrs. Martha U. Tidd, Miss Emily Wooley 7-29-35
Text from newspaper caption: Mrs. Martha U. Tidd, Left, new head of the Los Angeles County Relief Administration’s social service division, shown with Miss Emily Wooley, her predecessor in the office, who is in charge of the same work at State headquarters.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Civil service--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Public service employment--California--Los Angeles
Wooley, Emily, b. 1888-1967
United States. Work Projects Administration (Calif.)
Tidd, Martha U., 1897-1973
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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