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Lafayette Junior High School student body officers pose for a picture in front of the school building. Amy Ferris (front row, far right), first Black student body secretary at Lafayette Jr. High.
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00001823 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-000-554 120 CARL0000010653 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/76107
Ferris, Amy Lafayette Junior High School (Los Angeles, Calif.) Student government--California--Los Angeles Junior high school students--California--Los Angeles Junior high schools--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs