Children; Schools; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories; Legislation; Juvenile delinquents; Newspapers; Uniforms
An article from the 1891 June 27 edition of the Whittier Pointer reports that the San Francisco Daily Report has written about the uniforms the boys will wear at the reform school in Whittier. The Pointer also reports that the Sacramento...
Congresses and conventions; Waterman, Robert Whitney, 1826-1891; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925; Prisons; Reformatories; National Conference of Charities and Correction (U.S.)
An article from the 1889 September 28 edition of the Whittier Pointer reports that Dr. Walter Lindley has just returned from San Francisco where he was a delegate to the National Conference of Charities and Corrections. The article reports that...
Mayors election; Political campaigns; Political candidates; Republican Party (U.S.: 1854- ); Democratic Party (Calif.)
Article clipped from an unknown source dated 1906 December discusses accusation that Republican party withdrew support of their candidate, Walter Lindley, in favor of Democratic candidate, Arthur Harper.
Mayors election; Political campaigns; Political candidates; Political cartoons; Los Angeles Times (Firm)
Article and cartoon clipped from the 1906 November 23 edition of the Los Angeles Express report on Walter Lindley's record as superintendent of construction at the Whittier Reform School and the Los Angeles Times' defense of it.
Parents; Women; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories; Letters; Children; Books; Libraries
An article from the 1892 May 15 edition of the Los Angeles Times prints a letter from a girl living at the reform school in Whittier to her mother. It also includes reasons why children object to Chinamen coming to California. The article...