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Senate purge on human rights issue urged
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Paul R. Williams was the most influential African-American architect in Los Angeles history in a career that spanned six decades and included houses for millionaires, churches, housing projects, and landmark restaurants. Along with the 28th Street YMCA, the church was among one of the first nonresidential projects in the Black community. Located at 2412 Griffith Avenue, it was built in 1924.
Today's session of the annual conference of the National Association for Advancement of Colored People is pictured at the Second Baptist Church here. Dr. Rayford W. Logan, of Howard University, urged members to vote against the United States Senate candidates who will not support human rights laws. Photograph dated July 14, 1949.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 11913
Logan, Rayford Whittingham,--1897-1982
Howard University--Faculty
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Second Baptist Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Baptist church buildings--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Stained glass windows--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Interiors--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Williams, Paul R.,1894-1980

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