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Title Chief of Police Clarence Webb
Date early 1900s
Description Clarence Webb, after holding almost every position in the police department, was appointed Police Chief in 1924. He was the first appointed chief.
The photograph is inscribed: "Clarence E. Webb, Chief of Police. Born November 30, 1885, Los Angeles, California. Appointed Police Clerk, January 1, 1916. Appointed Supt. Bureau of Identification, January 1, 1917. "
Collection Santa Monica History Museum
Catalog Number 36.2.247
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Webb, Clarence
Search Terms Police chief
Portrait, formal
Portraiture, formal
Uniform
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1930