Mayors election; Political campaigns; Biography; Indorsements
Pamphlet promoting Walter Lindley's 1906 campaign for Mayor of Los Angeles. Sections include a biography, endorsements by W. J. Washburn and Hon. Nathaniel P. Conrey, and a statement regarding his likely Republican nomination.
Political campaigns; Political candidates; Mayors election; Political cartoons; Political conventions; Republican Party (U.S.: 1854- ); Southern Pacific Railroad Company; Herriman, George, 1880-1944
Article from the 1906 November 2 edition of the Los Angeles Examiner reports on the evidence of control by the Southern Pacific Railroad Company over the nominations at the Republican municipal convention.
Mayors election; Political campaigns; Political candidates; Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Article from the 1909 December 6 edition of the Los Angeles Express covers a variety of political issues and includes Lee C. Gates' account of a conversation with George A. Smith regarding the mayoral race of 1906.
Teachers' unions; Associations, institutions, etc.; Lectures and lecturing; Congresses and conventions; Marching drills; Children; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.)
An article from the 1891 December 31 edition of the Los Angeles Times reports on the convention of the State Teachers' Association and its speakers. It also reports that a drill company of fifty boys from the reform school in Whittier attended.