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Title
Susan during WAVES training
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
1942
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
Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.
Susan at the naval station in Cedar Falls, Iowa during her training. She was the first Korean American in the WAVES, the women's division of the U.S. Naval Reserve in the 1940's. She also went to Pensacola Gunnery School to become the first woman gunnery officer.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 20 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00003245
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Korean American Community
S-005-037 120
CARL0005069116
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/81159
Subject
WAVES National (Organization)
United States.--Navy
Women--Iowa--Cedar Falls
Navy-yards and naval stations--Iowa--Cedar Falls
Military uniforms
Cedar Falls (Iowa)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Shades of L.A. Korean American photographs

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