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Little Tokyo clean-up
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Rothschild, Otto
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph snipe reads, “From City Housing Authority Roger C. Johnson. Undercaption for LITTLE TOKYO CLEANUP (exclusive pose). A notice to abate overcrowded and unhealthy conditions was posted by Mayor Fletcher Bowron today as the start of a campaign to clean up conditions in Little Tokyo, formerly occupied by the Japanese Americans, but now providing homes for thousands of war workers. Watching the mayor is Niola Giulii, chairman of the City Housing Authority.” Photograph is date stamped May 27, 1944.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5892-Little Tokyo.
Bowron, Fletcher,--1887-1968
Giulii, Nicola
Squatter settlements--California--Los Angeles
Poor families--California--Los Angeles
Families--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles, California--Employees
Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles, California

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