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Couple dressed for wedding
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at 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.
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Fanny T. Almaguer was born in 1933 in Mexico and came to Los Angeles in 1964 to get an education. She married Jose Almaguer in 1966 and remained in the United States, raising their fours sons. Jose died in 1973 at the age of 38 and Fanny joined the workforce to provide for the family on her own.
Fanny and her husband Jose dressed for the wedding of their friend Miriam in January, 1966 in Los Angeles. They are standing in front of their yellow Ford convertible on Catalina and Pico Streets in Los Angeles.
1 photographic print :b&w ;23 x 19 cm.
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Mexican American Community; Shades of L.A.: Ecuadorian American Community
S-013-277 120
Husband and wife--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles, Convertible--California--Los Angeles
Ford automobile
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Shades of L.A. Mexican American photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
Almaguer, Fanny

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