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Captain Wesley White demonstrates polo strategies to Charlie Farrell, Frank Borzage, and Johnny Mack Brown, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
May 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.
Captain White leans over the table wearing a white V-neck sweater and clenching a pipe between his lips. Borzage, Farrell, and Brown adjust the miniature horses and polo players.
NOTE FOR MARTHA: please change Charles Farrell to an LCNAF
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Captain White's Polo Reign Starts Today," Los Angeles Times, 19 May 1935: 22.
Captain White has officially taken command of Uplifters' polo activities. They will be playing against Midwick on Rustic Canyon turf.
Text from negative sleeve: 1548 - Charles Farrell Capt Wesley White Frank Borzage John Mack Brown Capt White is explaining polo with his miniature field at uplifters Aug/35 [stamped:] Aug 14 1935
Handwritten on negative: L to R- Charles Farrell Aug/35 Capt Wesley White - Frank Borzage John Mack Brown
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Coaches (Athletics)--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture producers & directors--American--California--Los Angeles
Miniature works
Polo--California--Los Angeles
Pipes (Smoking)
Actors--American--California--Los Angeles
Farrell, Charles, 1900-1990
Brown, Johnny Mack
Borzage, Frank
White, Wesley, (Captain)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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