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Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.; Published as image 21 in Shades of California. Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday Books, c2001. A portrait of Margarita, seated, and her daughters Feling, left, and Catherine. The photograph was intended to attract suitors for Margarita's two unmarried daughters, a tradition in the Filipino community. The women are wearing the traditional dress of the Philippines.
1 photographic print :b&w ;22 x 18 cm. Photographic prints
00005654 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Filipino American Community S-012-242 120 CARL0004999281 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80429
Families--California--Stockton Parent and adult child--California--Stockton Mothers--California--Stockton Daughters--California--Stockton Clothing and dress--Philippines Stockton (Calif.) Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. Filipino American photographs Group portraits Portrait photographs