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New Year's Day parade, 1943
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Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
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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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Captain Peter Soo Hoo, a Sgt. Ung and Lt. Richard Loo walk in their National Guard uniforms down Wilshire Blvd. during a New Year's Day Parade in 1943. Peter Soo Hoo, a well-known community leader in Chinatown, served as president of the Chinese American Association.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Chinese American Community
S-012-714 120
Soo Hoo, Peter
Loo, Richard
California.--National Guard
New Year--California--Los Angeles
Parades--California--Los Angeles
Soldiers--California--Los Angeles
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Bryant, Karen.

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