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Crombie Allen, past president of the California Newspaper Publishers' Association, circa 1929
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa 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.
This photograph appears with the article. "World Awaits Olympics Here," 20 Oct. 1929: A8
Allen was commissioned as an unofficial ambassador for the 1932 Olympic Games in California, tasked with telling the world what America, California, and Los Angeles have to offer in entertainment for athletes. His main focus was building a relationship with the Union of Soviet Socialistic Republics.
Text from newspaper caption: Crombie Allen
Text from negative sleeve: Allen, Crombie (editor) + past Pres. of Calif. newspaper pubs. Assoc. (one or more being cleaned) Box 13
Handwritten on negative: Crombie Allen
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Newspaper editors--California--Los Angeles
Allen, Crombie, 1874-1946
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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