Skip to main content

Image / Radio man Doug Douglas and his youngest son Static, Los Angeles, 1936

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Radio man Doug Douglas and his youngest son Static, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Doug shows his son the comic strips as the boy stands on top of the chair and shouts.
Story related to photograph appears with the article, ""Times" Funny Paper Man Big Kid Himself," Los Angeles Times, 08 Mar 1936: C10.
Doug Douglas talks about the art of his job of reading the newspaper comics over the radio. Static is the youngest of he and wife Mary's four children.
Handwritten on negative: Doug Douglas + son "Static"
Text from negative sleeve: 3884 - Doug. Douglas son "Static". (radio announcer) Studio Shot [stamped:] Mar 10 1936
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_12918
ark:/21198/zz002hn14c
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Sons--American--California--Los Angeles
Fathers--California--Los Angeles
Comics
Radio broadcasting--California--Los Angeles
Douglas, Static, b. 1933 or 34
Douglas, Doug
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: