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Title
Wartime housing in the Japanese Union Church in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, 1943
Date Created and/or Issued
1943
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Little Tokyo in Los Angeles was dubbed "Bronzeville" during World War Two, as African American families and workers moved into the empty homes and businesses of the relocated Japanese American community.
Interior view of the Japanese Union Church in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, converted into housing for African American workers during World War Two.
Type
Image
Identifier
uclamss_1387_b64_29954-2
ark:/13030/hb609nb3jc
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Lifestyle
Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945
Economy
Japanese American neighborhoods--California--Los Angeles
African Americans--Housing--California--Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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