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Title
Dorothy Koerner holds the jewelry of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lew Cody and Mabel Normand, Long Beach, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 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.
After the death of silent film actress Mabel Normand her belongings were bestowed to husband Lew Cody. Now that he has died, Public Administrator Brown has taken charge of his estate. A piece of Mabel Normand's famous gold tooth was sold for 55 cents.
Story related to photograph appears with the article, "Gems of Mabel Normand and Lew Cody Auctioned," Los Angeles Times, 09 Aug 1935: A1.
Dorothy holds in one hand a small box holding several matching pieces of jewelry. In her other hand she holds two rings, a cross, and another object.
Text from negative sleeve: 1534 - Dorothy Koerner Lew Cody + Mabel Normand's Rings 8-8-35 [stamped:] Aug 14 1935
Handwritten on negative: Dorothy Koerner 8-8-35
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_8118
ark:/21198/zz002dfxst
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Jewelry--California--Long Beach
Koerner, Dorothy
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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