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Color portrait of a mother and her three daughters taken at Cerritos Park, Christmas in 1983. From left to right, daughters are: Bao-Tram Pham, Huy-Hoang Pham and Van-Quynh Pham. The youngest daughter was born in Ibarakiken, Japan on August 7, 1979. Mother and two daughters were Vietnamese refugees, "Boat people," that were rescued by the French oil tanker, "Ventose", on the South China Seas, in 1979.
1 photograph :col. Photographic prints
00005113 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Vietnamese American Community A-007-835 4x5 CARL0000042906 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/78698