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Portrait of Freemasons
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
Circa 1900
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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.
Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.
A portrait of members of the Fraternal Order of Masons. Rabbi Abraham Wolf Edelman, in the front, second from left, was the first rabbi in Los Angeles.
1 photographic print :b&w.
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Polish American Community; Shades of L.A.: German American Community; Shades of L.A.: Jewish Community
S-009-047 120
Edelman, Abraham Wolf
Freemasonry--California--Los Angeles
Rabbis--California--Los Angeles
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Shades of L.A. Polish American photographs
Shades of L.A. German American photographs
Shades of L.A. Jewish photographs
Time Period
Dechter, Hanita.

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