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Rexford Guy Tugwell, U.S. Undersecretary of Agriculture, speaks at Olympic Auditorium, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
October 28, 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Close-up of Rexford Guy Tugwell speaking into a microphone in the center stage of the Grand Olympic Auditorium. A design on his microphone appears to spell out "FLIX." In the background, the auditorium is full of seated men and women. Patriotic decor is common, with red-white-and-blue-colored banners.Tugwell was the Undersecretary of Agriculture and an agricultural economist who served under the Franklin Delano Roosevelt presidential administration. According to the article, he was invited by the Democratic State Central Committee to speak at the Olympic Auditorium, on 1801 S. Grand Avenue. He was resting in Palm Springs before his speech to fellow Democrats.
Related to the article, "Tugman Goes to Palm Springs for Day's Rest." Los Angeles Times, 30 Oct. 1935
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2603-- Rexford Guy Tugwell, Byron Scott, Speaks here, 10-28-35, [stamped:] OCT 29 1935
Handwritten on nitrate negative: Rexford Tugwell, 10-28-35
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Democratic Party (Calif.). State Central Committee
Tugwell, Rexford G. (Rexford Guy), 1891-1979
Grand Olympic Auditorium (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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