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Title
Helen Gahagan Douglas with group
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Stewart, Lucille
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1944]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
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.
Congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas poses with three men at an unidentified political event.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 14 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00088372
Lucille Stewart Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
GPC_b12_f3_i14; GPC_b13_f3_i14_N
CARL0004971966
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/123638
Subject
Douglas, Helen Gahagan,--1900-1980
Women legislators--United States
Legislators--United States

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