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Title
Leland M. Ford as County Supervisor, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
April 15, 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.
Mr. Ford was elected yesterday with congratulations, speeches and flowers. He will finish Quinn's term, which will end in December, and will be running for primary election in August.
Wide-eyed, Ford throws up a hand in protest as several men surround him offering him sheets of paper.
Photograph appears with the article, "Leland Ford Takes Post," Los Angeles Times, 07 Apr 1936: A1.
Text from newspaper caption: Appointed by Gov. Merriam to succeed John R. Quinn as County Supervisor. Leland M. Ford yesterday took oath of his new office. He is pictured shortly after he began his new job.
Handwritten on negative: Leland M. Ford
Text from negative sleeve: 4834 - Supervisor Leland M Ford [stamped:] Apr 15 1936
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_14073
ark:/21198/zz002j7ktg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Supervisors
Ford, Leland M., 1893-1965
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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