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Guide to the Howard Allen Peairs Papers, 1913-1914
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Howard Allen Peairs Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1913-1914
    Box Number: 278
    Creator: Peairs, Howard Allen
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



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    [Identification of item], Howard Allen Peairs Papers, California State Library.

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    Bills, Legislative--California
    California. Board of Medical Examiners
    Juvenile delinquents--California
    Chiropractors--Legal status, laws, etc.--California.
    Peairs, Howard Allen


    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.