An album of 120 photographs
highlighting the career of John Anson Ford (1883-1983), who served on the Los Angeles County
Board of Supervisors 1934-1958. Photographs depict Los Angeles area events and dedications
John Anson Ford (1883-1983) was a Los Angeles County Supervisor (1934-1958), Democratic
Party activist, and major supporter of the arts. He helped found the Los Angeles County Arts
Commission; supported the building of The Music Center; and led the County's acquisition of
Descanso Gardens, among many other notable accomplishments.
120 photographs in 1 album
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