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Meeting of the Citizens' Committee on Governmental Reorganization: Frank L. Shaw, Max Strasburg, Helen W. Yankwich, John A. Rush, Harry Lee Martin, Edward Adams, Ella Estelle Clark, John McDonald Pfiffner, Jack Hardy, Louis J. Euler, Walter Mendenhall, E. J. Fleming, Robert W. Kenny, Reverend Willsie Martin, and John Shirley Ward, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
October 15, 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.
Photograph appears with the article, "Group Seeks Better Rule," Los Angeles Times, 16 Oct 1935: A2.
The men and women form a half circle around Mayor Shaw, seated at his desk.
The Citizens' Committee on Governmental Reorganization formed by Mayor Shaw to make community recommendations for consolidations, simplification, and economy in the local government, met and discussed issues.
Handwritten on negative: LtoR - Edward Adams - Harry Lee Martin - John A Rush - Dr. John Pfiffner - Max Strasburg - Jack Hardy - Mrs. Leon Yankwich- Mrs Oliver P. Clark - E. J. Fleming - John Shirely Ward - Louis J. Euler - Rev. Dr. Willsie Martin- Walter Mendenhall - Judge Robert Kenny - Mayor Shaw (seated) 10-15-35
Text from newspaper caption: Mayor Shaw, seated, is shown with members of the Citizens' Committee on Governmental Reorganization which held its organization meeting yesterday. Members of the committee, left to right, are Edward Adams, Harry Lee Martin, John A. Rush, Dr. John Pfiffner, Max Strasburg, Jack Hardy, Mrs. Leon Yankwhich, Mrs. Oliver P. Clark, E. J. Fleming, John Shirley Ward, Louis J. Euler, Rev. Willsie Martin, Walter Mendenhall and Judge Robert Kenny.
Text from negative sleeve: 2530 - Citizens Committee on Consolidation L to R - Edward Adams Harry Lee Martin John A. Rush Dr. John Pfiffner Max Strasburg Jack Hardy Mrs Leon Yankwich Mrs Oliver P. Clark E . J. Fleming John Shirley Ward Louis J. Euler Rev. Dr. Willsie Martin Walter Mendenhall Judge Robert Kinney Mayor Frank Shaw (seated [stamped:] Oct 28 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Committees--American--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Politics & government--California--Los Angeles
Yankwich, Helen W., 1888 or 89-1971
Pfiffner, John McDonald, 1893-
Hardy, Jack, 1904-1955
Ward, John Shirley, 1895-1962
Kenny, Robert W. (Robert Walker), 1901-1976
Adams, Edward
Martin, Harry Lee, 1875-1961
Strasburg, Max
Martin, Willsie, (Rev.), 1876-1953
Mendenhall, Walter
Rush, John A. (John Andrew), 1865-
Clark, Ella Estelle, 1864-1943
Shaw, Frank L., 1877-1958
Fleming, E. J
Euler, Louis J., 1890-1960
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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