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Title supplied by cataloger. Helen Gahagan was a successful Broadway performer who, in 1931, married actor Melvyn Douglas. Elected in 1944, Gahagan Douglas was the third woman elected to Congress from California. She served California's 14th congressional district as a liberal Democrat from 1945-1951. Future congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas poses with three men at an outdoor political event. In the background on the right is a patriotic quilt.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm. Photographic safety negatives
00088874 Lucille Stewart Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b13_f3_i50_N CARL0004964934 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/123594
Douglas, Helen Gahagan,--1900-1980 Legislators--United States Political parades & rallies--California--Los Angeles Women legislators--United States