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Title
Fred Davis learns he is a winner of the Irish Sweeps, Los Angeles, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
May 24, 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 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
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_14303
ark:/21198/zz002j7vr9
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Telephones
Smiling
Uniforms
Railroad employees
Davis, Fred, b. 1893?
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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