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Women decorating graves at Rosedale cemetery, Los Angeles, 1922
Date Created and/or Issued
May 30, 1922
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A row of unidentified women in white dresses walk along veterans’ graves and place flowers. The graves are all marked with American flags. Spectators and military officials can be seen in the background.
This photograph appears with the article, “Honor Departed Heroes,” Los Angeles Times, 31 May 1922: I3.
Text from newspaper caption: Angelenos Do Homage to Silent Warriors; As Heads are Bowed in Memory of the Departed; Decorating graves; Patriotic Join in Memorial day Observances … Members of the women’s auxiliaries of Roosevelt and and [sic] Glass campus, U. S. W. V., are shown decorating graves in Rosedale Cemetery.
Text from negative sleeve: Memorial Day 1922 X
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Cemeteries--American--California--Los Angeles
Memorial Day
Rosedale Cemetery (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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