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Leonard Lacata, a pensioner, takes care of the lawn at Basilone Homes Housing Project while his son goes to school and works part-time to support the family. He is being presented with a rose bush as third prize winner in the best lawn contest. Left to right are: Stanley Skidmore, Rodger Young Village supervising groundsman; Al Conklin, Basilone Homes manager; Charles Williamson, Basilone supervising groundsman; Anna Lacata, Leonard Lacata and Earl Siple, Rodger Young Village manager.
Lacata, Leonard Skidmore, Stanley Conklin, Al Williamson, Charles Siple, Earl Basilone Homes Housing Project (Sun Valley, Los Angeles, Calif.) Lost architecture--California--Sun Valley (Los Angeles) Public housing--California--Sun Valley (Los Angeles) Veterans--United States World War, 1939-1945 Lawns--California--Los Angeles Contests--California--Los Angeles Housing Authority Collection photographs