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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Dirouhi displays the tattoos created by an Arab family that protected her from the Armenian genocide in 1915.
1 photographic print :b&w Photographic prints
00000121 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Armenian American Community S-007-803 120 CARL0000001549 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/75138
Women--Syria--Aleppo Tattoos Aleppo (Syria) Portrait photographs Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. Armenian American photographs