Long Beach Mounted Patrol of Long Beach, California

Description:

Photograph of the Long Beach Mounted Patrol standing on a large dirt track. The patrol are riding Palomino horses and are wearing identical uniforms that include shiny button-up shirts, white ties and cowboy hats. President Ward Thompson, Captain Curly Burr and Lt. Carl Fischer are among the patrolmen.

Creator(s): Tallant
Location(s): United States - California - Los Angeles County - Long Beach
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 131
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Digitized: January 22, 2009
Coverage:
Place
United States - California - Los Angeles County - Long Beach
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Photograph of the Long Beach Mounted Patrol standing on a large dirt track. The patrol are riding Palomino horses and are wearing identical uniforms that include shiny button-up shirts, white ties and cowboy hats. President Ward Thompson, Captain Curly Burr and Lt. Carl Fischer are among the patrolmen.

Note:

An attached typed note reads, "Palominos are being used constantly in Mounted Drills, Square Dance Teams, Sheriff's Posse's and etc. Shown is the Long Beach Mounted Patrol of Long Beach, California --- an All-Palomino Mounted Patrol Unit." Written on the back of the photograph is, "Long Beach Mounted Police, Pres Ward Thompson, Capt. Curly Burr, Lt. Carl Fischer".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 4.0 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cattle Raisers Museum | Mounted Patrols | Long Beach Mounted Patrol | Palominos | Mounted Police
Partner:
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth43643
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image