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Governor Frank F. Merriam, Lowell Pratt, and Ed Byfield at the California Newspaper Publishers’ Association annual convention, Santa Monica, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
January 17, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Governor Frank F. Merriam with Selma publishers Lowell Pratt and Ed Byfield, standing outside Hotel Miramar with a trophy. Behind them is a building with wall sized windows and a landscaped outdoor area with shrubs and palm trees. There are also several men gathered together in the top right hand corner of the nitrate negative.
This photograph may be associated with the article, “Urges Fight: PRESS WARS ON TAX EVILS Publishers Pledge Battle for Economy, Free Speech and Drive on Reds,” Los Angeles Times, 19 Jan. 1936: 1.
Handwritten on negative: LtoR Ed Byfield, Lowell Pratt, Gov Frank Merriam.
Text from negative sleeve: 3464—LtoR Ed Byfield, Lowell Pratt, Gov. Frank F. Merriam, newspaper publishers, convention in Santa Monica 1-17-36. [Stamped:] JAN 31 1936.
b&w nitrate negative
Tax reform--California--Los Angeles
Chambers of commerce--California--Los Angeles
Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Byfield, Ed
Merriam, Frank Finley, 1865-1955
Pratt, Lowell Clark
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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