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Title
Fred, Flo, Jack and Jim Roberts in Malibu
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1950
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of Fred and Florence Roberts sitting in a horse drawn buggy with their sons Jim and Jack Roberts on either side on horseback, in Solstice Canyon, Malibu, California.
This is a copy negative (a photograph of another photograph). "Fred, Flo, Jack and Jim Roberts" was note with item as it was received. Title based on note with item as it was received; date devised by cataloger based on history of the Roberts Family in Solstice Canyon and related items. This photograph is part of a group of copy negatives identified as "Fred and Florence Roberts, Rancho Rumba, Malibu." Fred L. Roberts (died 1976) was a grocer who founded Roberts Public Market in Santa Monica; he and his wife, Florence Roberts, owned a ranch in Solstice Canyon, Malibu (see Los Angeles Times, "Funeral Services to Be Held for Businessman Fred Roberts, August 7, 1976, page d8).
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 10 x 12.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
489963
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/16645
Subject
Roberts, Fred L., -1976
Horse-drawn vehicles
Horses
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Malibu (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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