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Title
Graduation dinner at the Me Mo Club
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
Creator
Adair Photo
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
1940
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.; 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.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 23 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00001836
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community
S-000-567 120
CARL0005001110
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80749
Subject
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
Time Period
1931-1940
Source
Davis, Ruth.

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