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Enrique Macagno, Emilio Mallol, and Federico Ramos Ruiz gather together at the Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, 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.
Macagno sits cross-legged with his had over his knee while Mallol holds his hat in his lap, smoking a cigarette. Ruiz also smokes, one leg crossed over the other.
Federico Ramos Ruiz of the mineral department of the Argentinian government was delighted to discover that his former professor Emilio Mallol was also staying at the Biltmore with his friend, Enrique Macagno. Mallol is visiting America to learn more about the mechanical engineering of the country to pass along his information to the University of Buenos Aires while Macagno studies the American dairy industry.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Argentines Meet Here," Los Angeles Times, 18 Jan 1936: A3.
Text from negative sleeve: 3622 - (Argentina dairy industry magnate) (Univ. of Buenos Aires professor) Inq. Federico Ramos Ruiz -> (Arg. mineral dept. here studying petroleum ind.) visiting LA industries Argentinian friends/colleagues meeting coincidentally @ Biltmore [stamped:] Feb 13 1936
Handwritten on negative: Inq. Federico Ramos Ruiz Inq Emilio Mallol -> Enrique Macagno
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Government officials--Argentinian--California--Los Angeles
Foreign visitors--Argentinian--California
Teachers--California--Los Angeles
Mallol, Emilio, b. 1888
Ruiz, Federico Ramos
Biltmore Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Macagno, Enrique, b. 1886 or 87
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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