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
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Portrait of the Constantine family. From left to right: Gioachino; Lorenzo holding baby Maria; Vinconzo; and Maria. The family immigrated from Mombaruzzo, Asti, Piemonte, Italy to Los Angeles between 1892 and 1896. Lorenzo was a cooper and worked for the Guasti Winery on 3rd and Alameda Street. At the time this photo was taken, they resided at 316 Aliso, in Los Angeles. Photo dated: 1898.
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00005743 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Italian American Community S-012-334 120 CARL0000049233 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/79166
Families--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Group portraits Shades of L.A. Italian American photographs