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Title
Portrait of a boy
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection;
Creator
Brewster
Contributor
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
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1900
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/orderinguse.html for additional information.
The contents of this collection are restricted to personal, research, and non-commercial use. The Library cannot share the personal and/or contact information of the donors, their descendants, or associates who contributed photographs and oral histories to the collection.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.
Lilian Wong was born on March 31st, 1911 in Los Angeles, California. Her father was an herbalist who had immigrated to the U.S. from China to open his own office. Her mother’s family had moved to California in the 1870s from China. Her parents married in 1910. She attended L.A. High School and USC, from which she graduated in 1933 with a degree in Sociology. After graduation she married her husband and they moved to China so he could find work. They lived in China until 1982, when they returned to California. They were both involved with the Baptist World Alliance for decades.
A portrait of a boy named On.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;22 x 16 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00004078
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Chinese American Community;
S-006-169 120
CARL0005008178
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80590
Subject
Boys--California--Ventura
Children--California--Ventura
Chinese--Clothing
Ventura (Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Shades of L.A. Chinese American photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1891-1900
Source
Wong, Lillian.

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