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Lewis Patrick Phillips, former judge, mowing his lawn, Downey, 1922
Date Created and/or Issued
July 1922
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.
Former justice of the peace Lewis Patrick Phillips mowing the lawn of his Downey home located at 403 New St. . He was interviewed for a newspaper article because at that time he was the last remaining living son of a man who belonged to the Continental Army
This photograph appears with the article, Smith, Burton L., "Father Fought In Revolution. Ex-Judge Links Independence War With Present. Still Active Although He is 91 Years Old. Has Vivid Recollection of Hero Parent." Los Angeles Times, 22 Jul. 1922:II1.
Text from newspaper caption: He is Last Son of the Revolution. Judge Lewis Patrick Phillips at His Downey Home, Where, despite his 91 years, he keeps fit by cutting his lawn and tending the garden.
Text from negative sleeve: Phillips, Lewis P. Judge. Downey.
b&w nitrate negative
Sons of the Revolution. California Society
Phillips, Lewis Patrick, 1831-1926
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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