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Japanese Americans in front of church
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
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
Circa 1935
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at 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.
L to R Kengo Tajima (on porch reading paper), Mr. Nagata, Rev. Kawamorita, unidentified woman in front of Japanese Union Church (later called the Pasadena Union Presbyterian Church).
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Japanese American Community
S-006-598 120
Tajima, Kengo
Pasadena Japanese Union Church
Presbyterian church buildings--California--Pasadena
Pasadena (Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Japanese American photographs
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Toriumi, Sophie

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