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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A woman's 25th birthday while working at MoTown located at 6225 Sunset Boulevard. She was sent flowers by her many friends at her office, located then on Sunset and Vine. Photo taken: October 31, 1985.
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00005323 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-011-628 120 CARL0000043068 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/78841
Motown Record Corporation Women--California--Los Angeles Birthdays Parties--California--Los Angeles Sound recording industry--California--Los Angeles Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Portrait photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs