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Bowron, Fletcher 1887-1968

Overview
Works: 191 works in 200 publications in 1 language and 499 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Photographs  Nonfiction radio programs  Archives  Community affairs radio programs  Humor 
Roles: Author, Speaker
Classifications: KFX1632,
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Most widely held works about Fletcher Bowron
 
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What is the matter with democracy by Fletcher Bowron( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veto message and broadcast by Mayor Fletcher Bowron of the City of Los Angeles opposing relaxation of zoning density requirements by Fletcher Bowron( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The problem of the metropolitan area by Fletcher Bowron( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special message on public housing delivered to the City Council on Monday, August 8th, 1949 by Fletcher Bowron( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Fletcher Bowron elected Mayor of Los Angeles, Hollywood, California. Hearst vault material, HVMc894r3, 25112]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Superior Judge Fletcher Bowron elected mayor of Los Angeles after hot fight in which Mayor Shaw was recalled by a two to one vote"--Hearst index card. "Politics story."
Kenneth Hahn collection by Kenneth Hahn( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The following list of subjects is incomplete (please see the collection finding aid for a complete list of subjects covered in the papers): Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Robert F. Kennedy's assassination and the case against Sirhan Sirhan, LA County Chief Medical Examiner-Coroner, the investigation into Marilyn Monroe's death, California law and legislation, courts, crime, city planning, health services and mental health, the Human Relations Commission, race relations, social services, military and veterans affairs, museums, public works, the Sheriff's Department, education, schools and universities, earthquake issues, parks, urban affairs, the Los Angeles International Airport, professional sports in LA (including the Dodgers baseball team, their move to LA and the construction of their stadium), the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, the LA Memorial Sports Arena, drugs and narcotics, freeways, California government, United States government, water supply, air pollution, public transportation and the County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the Watts riots, the riots in 1992 after the Rodney King decision, labor issues, the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital, as well as Culver City, Gardena, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Lawndale, Lynwood, and Torrance, California
Community Chest( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Archbishop of Los Angeles, John J. Cantwell, speaks. Richard Wagner's Prelude to Act Three of Lohengrin is performed by the Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Henry Stadrofsky. The mayor of Los Angeles, Fletcher Bowron, speaks about social responsibility. Bronislaw Gimpel, featured soloist, performs the violin concerto by A. Glazunov. Announcer Bill Hay introduces a number of speakers, including Owen Wellborn III, chairman of the committee for the theme dedication program; Dr. Glen W. Moore, chairman of the Denominational Superintendents Council; Dr. Dora Shore Hefner, commissioner of the Juvenile Department of the Superior Court; and Paul K. Yost, campaign chairman for the Community Chest Appeal. Irra Petina sings from Carmen. The Philharmonic Orchestra plays Franz Schubert's Ave Maria. Concludes with the audience singing God Bless America
Loren Miller papers by Loren Miller( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains 10,454 semi-cataloged items and housed in 72 boxes and 3 oversize folders. The collection documents Loren Miller's four decades of fighting for equality and civil rights and his legal work against racial real estate covenants and discrimination in housing. It contains material related to his work with several organizations including the NAACP, National Urban League and the ACLU. The collection also contains material related to Loren Miller's personal life and family as well as his journalism career and ownership of the California eagle. The collection also contains many items related to Langston Hughes including letters written between Miller and Hughes and copies of some of Hughes' writings. The collection contains the following types of material: correspondence, telegrams, postcards, manuscripts, speeches, newspaper and magazine clippings, publications including full magazines, briefs and other legal documents, brochures, meeting minutes, reports and photographs as well as research notes for and drafts of Miller's book The petitioners: The story of the Supreme Court of the United States and the Negro
[New broadcast studio completed in Kalamzoo, Michigan]( )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) radio personalities and executives, and national and local politicians and celebrities congratulate WKZO Radio, owner John E. Fetzer and the city of Kalamazoo on completion of a new broadcast studio. Fetzer declares radio the messenger of freedom and democracy and dedicates his radio station to the service of the community
Samuel L. Kreider papers by Samuel L Kreider( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Manuscripts series contains various poems, stories, and historical accounts written by Samuel L. Kreider. Many of these accounts relate to individuals like Charles Victor Hall and Mary Hall (original homesteaders of Los Angeles' West Adams area), structures like the Los Angeles High School, and other California histories. It also includes notes, reports, and other documents from the Friday Morning Club and its prominent members. Beyond the private papers, this series holds many documents relating to U.S. trade with Japan and the federal General Accounting Office branch in Los Angeles. There is also a Japanese poem. The series is arranged in alphabetical order and then chronologically. The Correspondence series is primarily related to Samuel L. Kreider. Most of the letters are work-related with a large percentage of them pertaining to U.S. trade with Japanese businesses. Moreover, there is also private correspondence. Mr. Kreider corresponded with many locally and nationally prominent people. The list includes, but is not limited to Fletcher Bowron, Herbert Hoover, and Lansing Hoskins Beach. He also has correspondence from C.C. Julian & Royalties Co. The series also contains letters Mr. Kreider wrote to various newspapers and magazines about publishing his historical accounts and stories. Lastly, there is correspondence pertaining to Mr. and Mrs. Kreider's philanthropic work within the Los Angeles High School Alumni Association and the Friday Morning Club. One letter is specifically from Caroline M. Severance. The series is arranged in alphabetical order by author and then by addressee
Papers of Finley Peter Dunne and his family by Finley Peter Dunne( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are three pieces of Dunne correspondence : a response to an invitation; a humorous reply to a salesman with a medicine for "technical neuritis"; and one letter to John Kendrick Bangs, 1898 December 12, promising a new "Mr. Dooley" story
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial and United Nations Rededication Program : a civic tribute, Monday April 23rd, 1945 8:15 p.m. Hollywood Bowl( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

with Theodore Dreiser by Fletcher Bowron( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Fletcher Bowron American mayor

Fletcher Bowron Amerikaans politicus (1887-1968)

Fletcher Bowron politicien américain

Fletcher Bowron US-amerikanischer Politiker

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弗萊徹·寶隆

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English (41)