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Title
Calvary Cemetery in East Los Angeles
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/orderinguse.html 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.
Description
Dedication of the Woodmen of the World cemetery headstone, in the shape of a tree stump, for Valente Arciniega who was born May 22, 1882 and died Aug. 29, 1939. He was a member of the Woodmen of the World fraternal organization and is buried in Calvary Cemetery in East Los Angeles. The girl in the picture is most likely his granddaughter, Hortensia Corral. Photo dated: 1939.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00012006
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Mexican American Community
S-012-618 120
CARL0000063986
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/79434
Subject
Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Co
Calvary Cemetery (East Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sepulchral monuments--California--East Los Angeles
Families--California--East Los Angeles
East Los Angeles (Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Shades of L.A. Mexican American photographs
Source
Corral, Hortensia.

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