Seema Matlin, secretary of the American League Against War and Fascism, Los Angeles, 1935
- Seema Matlin, secretary of the American League Against War and Fascism, Los Angeles, 1935
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- September 19, 1935
- Los Angeles Times
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Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection
Seema Matlin was the secretary of the American League Against War and Fascism. She was convicted of distributing anti-war pamphleets, breaking the no handbills law.
Seema Matlin is posing next to a window with wired glass. She is wearing a checked dress with a belt and a cardigan. Her right arm is raised and her hand grasps a window bar. Her left arm is bent and her hand rests on her waist. She is smiling at the camera.
Related to "Propaganda Term Begun: Woman, Loser in Appeal, Serving Fifteen Days on Handbill Charge," Los Angeles Times, 20 Sep 1935: A10.
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- b&w nitrate negative
cellulose nitrate film
Matlin, Seema, 1908-2004
American League Against War and Fascism
- Los Angeles (Calif.)
- Resource type
- still image
Protest movements--California--Los Angeles
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