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Title
Monroe H. Conlee, Court Reporter extraordinaire
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1946
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.; Title supplied by cataloger.
Photograph caption dated July 31, 1946 reads, "Monroe Conlee - 340,000,000 Words - and He Retires." Note: Monroe H. Conlee, 68, began his career as a court reporter on December 1, 1902, before Superior Judge Waldo M. York. During the 48 years and 9 months Conlee has sat in the courtrooms, pen working those curlicues at the rate of 30,000 words a day - to build up an imposing estimated total of 340,000,000 words. He retired on July 31, 1946 from the court of Superior Judge Benjamin J. Scheinman. Conlee died on April 29, 1956 in Orange County, CA.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00095671
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 94.
CARL0005054092
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32987
Subject
National Shorthand Reporters' Association
Shorthand reporters--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Shorthand reporting
Shorthand
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1941-1950

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