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Guide to the Howard Allen Peairs Papers, 1913-1914
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Drafts of three bills introduced by Assemblyman Howard A. Peairs in the 40th State Legislature, 1913-1914.
Howard A. Peairs was born September 25, 1861, in Ohio. He was a lawyer and came to Los Angeles for his health in 1898. In 1913, he was elected to the State Legislature as a Progressive Republican where he introduced several notable bills. Later in 1913, he was appointed by Governor Johnson as a judge in Bakersfield, California. He died in Bakersfield June 5, 1933.
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