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Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.; Published on page 104 of Shades of L.A. New York : The New Press, c1996. Graduates from nursing school and their dates celebrate with dinner at the Me Mo Club at 42nd Street and Central Avenue, in Los Angeles. Ruth is seated third from bottom on the right.
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 23 cm. Photographic prints
00001836 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-000-567 120 CARL0005001110 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80749
Me Mo Club (Los Angeles, Calif.) Restaurants--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles) Dinners and dining--California--Los Angeles Vocational school graduates--California--Los Angeles Clubs--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles) Interiors--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles) South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.) Group portraits Portrait photographs Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs