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Title
Los Angeles County public assistance, chart
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
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
Chart reads: "Trend of Relief, Los Angeles County". From May, 1928 to May, 1936, figures, each representing 10,000 cases, chart the rise of public assistance. The total for 1928 is 6,324; 1930 - 10,457; 1932 - 31,726; 1934 - 119,612; 1936 - 137,000. The figure for 1928 is in top hat and cane; the figures for the remaining years wear workman's overalls. Chart dated: Oct., 1936. Chart drawn by D.C. Newmarch.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00067741
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 378 4x5
CARL0000072806
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/2332
Subject
Federal Writers' Project
Statistics--Charts, diagrams, etc
Public welfare--California--Los Angeles County--Charts, diagrams, etc
Depressions--1929
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Charts, diagrams, etc
Newmarch, D. C

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