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Martin G. Aguirre and Frank Dewar seated at a desk, Los Angeles, 1920-1929
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1920 and 1929?]
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.
Martin G. Aguirre was appointed Los Angeles County Sheriff in 1887 and then elected Warden of San Quentin Prison in 1899. He was regarded as one of the last old-time California sheriffs.
Three men sit at a desk, inspecting papers. From left to right, former sheriff Martin G. Aguirre, Chief Deputy Sheriff Frank Dewar, and and an unidentified man.
Text from negative sleeve: [handwritten] Aguirre, Martin L.A. Sheriff
Handwritten on negative: L to R, Martin G Aguirre, Frank Dewar, Bill [illegible]
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Law enforcement officers--California--Los Angeles
Suits (Clothing)
Sheriffs--California--Los Angeles
Aguirre, Martin G., 1858-1929
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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