Henry B. R. Briggs was the Postmaster of Los Angeles from February 1, 1934 to his death (from pneumonia) on September 28, 1936. Prior to that, he was the publisher and editor of the Los Angeles Record. J. F. Bourne, a long-term postal employee, is mentioned in Los Angeles Times coverage of post office news between 1910 and 1938.
This photograph appears with the article (cropped) "Kegley Appeal Dead Line Past on Court Ban," Los Angeles Times, 23 Feb. 1935: A3. The article states that Kegley, who had been disbarred, had missed the deadline to appeal the decision.
This photograph is similar to one that appears with the caption, "Sixteen Years of Development Above--The latest Fokker plane, a trimotored, ten-passenger machine. Below (left)--Fokker's first plane with the builder at the controls, built in 1911; (right) Mr. and Mrs. A. H. G. Fokker," Los Angeles Times, 02 Nov. 1927: A5
Copy print negative of two portraits, one of Mr. Buron Fitts, and one of his wife, Mrs. Buron Fitts. Stamp on Mrs. Fitts photograph is partially covered by what appears to be brush strokes, but "L.A." is legible. Mr. Fitts photograph reads "Hartsook Photo."
Admiral William S. Sims seated in a living room. This photograph was probably taken in December of 1933 when Admiral Sims was in Pasadena to officiate as the Grand Marshal of the Tournament of Roses Parade.
Julius Zeigner-Uriburu came to the United States from Argentina in 1908. An author, statesman and specialist in international law, he taught a course in "Latin American Literature" at the University of Southern California in 1916. He was the representative of Argentina and the Pan-American conference in Mexico City and was a graduate of the universities of Buenos Aires and Leipzig. At some point in time Dr. Zeigner-Ubriburu was named the consultor to the Argentinian consulate in Los Angeles, where he lived for 30 years until his death in 1948. Also, possibly related to Gen. Jose Uriburu, who lead a military coup in Argentina in 1930 -- same year this photo was taken -- and was president for two years. His first name is given as "Julio" in his Los Angeles Times obituary, but is given as "Julius" in his Declaration of Intention for Naturalization and in a 1916 Los Angeles Times article.
Farmers who are facing bankruptcy can apply for aid through the Rural Rehabilitation Division of the Federal Resettlement Administration averaging sums of $31.25 distributed and help acquire a loan to use in paying taxes or their mortgage.
This photograph appears with the article, “WANDERWELL’S WIDOW HEARD: Witness Tells of Rows Guys Had With Husband Murder Defendant Sought Cash, She Declares Judge and Jury Visit Ship Where Slaying Occurred,” Los Angeles Times, 4 Feb. 1933, A1.
This photograph appears with the article, “Face Fight: SUIT NAMES BETTY BOYD Actress Divorced Husband Also Defendant in Action Over Trust Fund ACTRESS NAMED IN TRUST SUIT,” Los Angeles Times, 26 Sep. 1935: A1.
This photograph (cropped) appears on a photo page between individual portrait photos of Jane Blair and Granville Blair. The page is titled "Men, Women and Things in the World's News," Los Angeles Times, 13 Sep. 1923: I6.
Portrait photograph of the artist Maroussia Valero seated in profile in a chair upholstered in floral fabric, with her painting of a nude woman visible in the background on the left against a masonry wall.
Nationally known New York attorney Samuel Untermeyer visiting Southern California to speak about several issues including the need to replace high income taxes with a national sales tax, and the threat from the rise of Hitler and Nazism in Germany.