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Title
Mammoth sculptures
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
Date Created and/or Issued
1968
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
Three life-sized replicas of giant Imperial Mammoths, sculpted by artist Howard Ball, are shown on the shore at the tar pits adjacent to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, present in the background.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 25 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00074939
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
L.A.-Parks-Hancock Park-La Brea Tar Pits.
CARL0000078131
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122994
Subject
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Animal sculpture--California--Los Angeles
Museums--California--Los Angeles County
La Brea Pits (Calif.)
Hancock Park (Los Angeles, Calif. : Park)
Ball, Howard

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