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East Los Angeles Residences
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph dated December 1, 1942 shows view of residential homes, possibly in East Los Angeles. Written on the verso is "Mex Gang." The residences may have a connection to the the death of Jose Diaz in August 1942, known as the Sleepy Lagoon murder, or the death of Felix Miramonte in a gang altercation during a wedding shower in November 1942.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
He box 9710; HE-001-588 4x5
Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles
Crime--California--Los Angeles
Gangs--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--East Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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