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
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African American actors in "Liberty Road," later renamed "Hell's Highway." From left to right, Harry Smith, Clarence Muse, Jack West. Dedication is signed by Max Steiner.
1 phoptograph :b&w Photographic prints
00001960 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-000-909 120 CARL0000010407 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/75878
Muse, Clarence Smith, Harry West, Jack RKO Pictures Liberty Road (Motion picture) Motion picture actors and actresses--United States Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs