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Night school pupils Mildred Maretick and Douglas Tuck study geometry, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
February 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.
More than 16, 000 adult men and women in Los Angeles are taking adult classes on everything from landscaping, interior decorating, cooking, sketching, knitting, and learning a second language.
Mildred and Douglas both hold one end of a book, Douglas looking intently at the page while Mildred watches his face.
Photograph appears with the article, "Whole Families Enroll in City Night Schools," Los Angeles Times, 07 Feb 1936: A1.
Text from newspaper caption: Mrs. Morris Maretick, 24 years of age, seems to have arrived at the solution to this geometry theorem and wants to turn the page before Douglas Tuck, 64, also a pupil at Berendo Night High School, is ready.
Text from negative sleeve: 3594 - J.W. Barnett Irene Cunningham Mrs. Marnie Dean Mr. Warner Autonson Jerry Lee Michero Miss Mary Sato Miss Lucille Stafford Mrs Ann Smith Mrs Morris Snaretick Douglas Tuck Robert Brayman Miss Gaillard Wardwick (Berdiero Hi School - Adult classes) 2/4/36 [stamped:] Feb 11 1936
Handwritten on negative: Mrs. Morris Martick Douglas Tuck
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Adult education--California--Los Angeles
Older people--California--Los Angeles
Students--American--California--Los Angeles
Teachers--California--Los Angeles
Tuck, Douglas, 1872-1938
Maretick, Mildred, 1912-2003
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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