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Praying for civil rights in El Salvador
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Stern, Louise
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 30, 1989 reads, "Father Mike Kennedy of the Southern California Ecumenical Council led a prayer service as part of a demonstration at the Salvadoran Consulate yesterday protesting a "penal code reform" law that would limit freedom of speech in El Salvador. Clergy members from several denominations dressed in black and carried a coffin to symbolize the death of civil freedoms."
1 photographic print :b&w ;17 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Diplomatic and consular service, Salvadoran--California--Los Angeles
Protest movements--California--Los Angeles
Demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Crosses--California--Los Angeles
Prayer--California--Los Angeles
Clergy--California--Los Angeles
United States--Foreign relations--El Salvador
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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