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Title
Landlords jam Council Chamber
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Several hundred small property owners holding high their tax bills jammed the City Council chamber during a meeting at which the Council reaffirmed by a 9-5 vote its July 28, 1950 resolution asking for decontrol of rents. A.F.L. Clerks Union had asked the City Council that it either rescind its decontrol vote or adopt a city rent control law. Photograph taken ca. December 18, 1950.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00049818
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9858
CARL0000053859
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/18419
Subject
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Housing--California--Los Angeles
Rent control--California--Los Angeles
Landlords--California--Los Angeles
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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