Shades of L.A. is an archive of photographs representing the contemporary and historic diversity of families in Los Angeles. Images were chosen from family albums and include daily life, social organizations, work, personal and holiday celebrations, and migration and immigration activities. Made possible and accessible through the generous support of the Security Pacific National Bank, Sunlaw Cogeneration Partners, Photo Friends, California Council for the Humanities, the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, and the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Joseph Dibsy and wife pose on the Las Vegas "strip" on their first Las Vegas vatation. Behind them is a large neon sign for the "... Wheel Casino", advertising chicken dinner or shrimp basket for 89 cents, breakfast for 59 cents.
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00034488 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Palestinian American Community S-010-110 120 CARL0000038685 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/81456
Couples--Nevada--Las Vegas Tourists--Nevada--Las Vegas Neon signs--Nevada--Las Vegas Las Vegas (Nev.) Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Group portraits Portrait photographs