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Title
Mayor Colfax Bell, Major G. E. Verrill, Major Theodore Wyman, Jr. and Attorney Frank L. Perry, Redondo Beach, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
April 7, 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.
The four men stand side-by-side over a long piece of parchment that could possibly be a blueprint.
Photograph appears with the article, "Need Shown At Hearing," Los Angeles Times, 08 Apr 1936: A19.
The cost estimate for the new harbor is numbered at around $1, 500, 000 and is being backed by more than 500 civic organizations.
Text from negative sleeve: 4880 - Redondo Beach's proposal for a yacht harbor was believed to be a step nearer realization yesterday when civic leaders and organizations of the Southland united at a hearing before a district engineer to stress the need of such a project. Left to right, Mayor Colfax Bell of the beach city is studying the harbor plans with Maj. G. E. Verrill, Los Angeles county engineer; Maj. Theodore Wyman, Jr., district engineer, and Frank L. Perry, Redondo City Attorney. Times photo 4-16-36 [stamped:] Apr
Text from newspaper caption: Redondo Beach's proposal for a yacht harbor was believed to be a step nearer realization yesterday when civic leaders and organizations of the Southland united at a hearing before a district engineer to stress the need of such a project. Left to right, Mayor Colfax Bell of the beach city is studying the harbor plans with Maj. G. E. Verrill, Los Angeles county engineer; Maj. Theodore Wyman, Jr., district engineer, and Frank L. Perry, Redondo City Attorney. Times photo
Handwritten on negative: Left. Mayor Colfax Bell
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_14101
ark:/21198/zz002j7msf
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Engineers
Mayors--California--Redondo Beach
Bell, Colfax, 1870-1956
Perry, Frank L., 1880 or 81-1961
Wyman, Theodore Jr., 1887-1975
Verrill, G. E. (George Elliot), 1866-1946
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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