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Leo Politi Interview
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Politi, Leo, 1908-1996
Politi, Leo, 1908-1996
Date Created and/or Issued
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Huntington Library
California Revealed from Huntington Library
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KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Raw footage from a show titled "Los Angeles History Project" that aired on KCET in Los Angeles, from 1988 through 1990. Each of the three seasons consisted of four episodes. Artist Leo Politi, age 79 at the time of this interview, worked for over 50 years to capture the beauty and colors of Los Angeles. Most of his time was spent near the Old Plaza on Olvera Street and Bunker HIll before it was leveled to make way for the Music Center. His paintings reflect a simple time and are almost all that are left of the Bunker HIll of the early century. (Bio notes taken directly from transcription provided by KCET).
moving image
5 Tapes of 5
KCET uncat
csmha_000126_t01; csmha_000126_t02; csmha_000126_t03; csmha_000126_t04; csmha_000126_t05
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California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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