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Wedding reception for Bernyce and Leon Smith in Los Angeles, 1940s
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UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection
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The woman standing 2nd from the left was identified in another photo as a childhood friend of attorney Jesse Mann.
Maceo Birch is seated on the floor at the front of the group. George Tate is right behind him. Leon Smith and Bernyce "Bernie" Eblon Smith are standing, 5th and 6th from the left (this is possibly their wedding reception). Carmelita Lomax is 3rd from the left. The man on the far right was identified as Hobart (full name unknown), the stepfather of bride Bernyce Eblon Smith.

Collection 1867 Box 4 Folder 1
No linguistic content
African American businesspeople
African American journalists--California--Los Angeles
Smith, Leon
Black, Carmelita Henrietta Lomax, 1913-1998
Tate, George, elevator operator
Smith, Bernyce Eblon
Birch, Maceo, d.1980
Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection

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