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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. The insert that accompanies this photograph says “City Desk TIMES: Here’s a negative of Fred Davis, San Pedro man who drew ‘Precipitation’ in the Irish Sweeps. Waldo Drake requested the negative. Its [sic] undeveloped. He’s got the story. –Herm Wilson, Matson Line. 1936”. The Item Ark for this insert is 21198/zz002j7vst. This photograph may be associated with the article, “AMERICANS WIN HEAVILY ON ‘SWEEPS’: Awards Total $956,880 Thirty in Southland Among 432 Fortunates in First-Day Drawing,” Los Angeles Times, 24 May 1936: 1. Text from negative sleeve: 5463—Fred Davis, Irish Sweepstakes winner, [Stamped:] MAY 27 1936
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Telephones Smiling Uniforms Railroad employees Davis, Fred, b. 1893?