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Inspector C. S. Bauder offers Chiefie the deer a cigarette, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
March 15, 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.
Photograph appears with the article, "Pet Deer Found In Bed As Game Wardens Call," Los Angeles Times, 15 Mar 1936: 8.
Mrs. Verna Cover has a license to look after Chiefie, a 250-pound 3-year-old deer that was found as a fawn near Boulder, Colorado, making him coffee and giving him a bed to sleep in.
Chiefie the deer sits behind a desk in the office while Inspector Bauder offers the animals a cigarette and onlookers watch in the background.
Handwritten on negative: Chas. S. Bauder & deeer
Text from negative sleeve: 4410 - Inspector Chas. S. Bauder and "Chiefie" the deer. Visiting deer3-14-36 [stamped:] Mar 19 1936
Text from newspaper caption: "None for me," Chiefie, the deer, indicated with a shake of his antlers yesterday. Inspector Charles Bauder of the State Fish and Game Commission offered the cigarette after the Colorado visitor had been found to be fully protected by Colorado State license laws.
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Men--California--Los Angeles
Bauder, Charles (Chas), 1882-1949
California. Fish and Game Commission
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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