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Title
Cartoonist John Held Jr. and Gladys Held, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
September 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.
View of John Held Jr. seated in collared shirt, pants, suspenders, holding paper and pencil in lap, with wife Gladys Held standing closely behind him. John Held Jr. was well known for his cartoons and drawings.
This photograph appears with the article, "Homesick for Hollywood: Famous Cartoonist Here to Renew Acquaintance." 4 Sept. 1935.
Text from newspaper caption: John Held Jr., and his wife, Gladys, shown here, couldn't resist a visit to Hollywood after traveling with Irvin S. Cobb for a while last week.
Text from negative sleeve: 2117, John Held Jr., Mrs Gladys Held, artist, flapper illustrator, [stamped:] Sep 1935
Handwritten on negative: Mrs Gladys Held, John Held Jr.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_8528
ark:/21198/zz002dgdx3
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Painters (Artists)--American
People
Cartoonists--American
Illustrators--American
Arts
Held, Gladys, 1908-1983
Held,John Jr., 1889-1958
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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