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Title
Salvation Army prepares to feed Christmas dinner to large crowd of needy and homeless, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
1935-12-25
December 25, 1935
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.
An official and Salvation Army volunteers prepare a ribbon cutting ceremony to open the doors of Wilcox Cafeteria on Christmas. A number of homeless and people in need line up with meal tickets.
Different photographs of the same occasion appear with the article, "Thousands Given Feast," Los Angeles Times, 26 Dec. 1935: A2.
Handwritten on negative sleeve: Salvation Army Xmas Dinner 12-25-35
Text from negative sleeve: [handwritten:] 4179 --- 12/26/35 Salvation Army Xmas Dinner Wilcox Cafe 309 W 4 St 12-25-35
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_13207
ark:/21198/zz002hnc3p
Language
English
Subject
Christmas
Dinners and dining
Homeless persons--California--Los Angeles
Salvation Army
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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