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Title
Surplus food
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The first load of surplus foods is shown leaving the State Relief Administration commodity warehouse today for the John C. Fremont elementary school in Pasadena, where the food will be used to provide free lunches for underprivileged school children. At left is Fred M. Olmsted, state supervisor of the Bureau of Commodity Distribution; and at right, James B. Reese, administrative assistant. Photo dated: December 6, 1939.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00054534
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 4995.
CARL0000061818
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22367
Subject
School children--Food
Surplus commodities
Warehouses
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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