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John Anson Ford Photograph Album photCL 128
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Description
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 primarily 1940s-1950s.
Background
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.
Extent
1 Volume

120 photographs in 1 album
Restrictions
The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.
Availability
Open for use by qualified researchers and by appointment. Please contact Reader Services at the Huntington Library for more information.