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Renowned musician, Lionel Hampton (2nd from right) and his band at Lafayette Jr. High School. Red Holloway is at far left and Mildred Knox is 3rd from right.
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00001919 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-000-864 120 CARL0000010378 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/75846
Hampton, Lionel Holloway, Red Knox, Mildred Lafayette Junior High School (Los Angeles, Calif.) Musicians--California--Los Angeles Bands (Music)--California--Los Angeles Musical instruments--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs