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Title
Dolores Correa, a Filipino girl makes good in this city
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1927
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Dolores Correa gave up her job as a stenographer in Manila and came to the United States two years ago. She found embroidery employment owned by a Filipino cattle merchant. She lived simply and saved every money she could. When the business owner died few months ago, she could purchase the business. She carries on the business under the new name Philippine Hand Embroidery Company, which is located in 811 1/2 South Vermont Avenue. Photograph dated November 12, 1927.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;25 x 20 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00075421
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2151
CARL0000077735
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/27879
Subject
Philippine Hand Embroidery Company (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Businesswomen--California--Los Angeles
Embroidery industry--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Portrait photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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