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Title
Two scenes of lab work
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
Two pictures of a lab technician at the L.A.P.D. Scientific Investigations Unit at Parker Center as he tests a gun. In the picture on the left the gun is laid out on paper for photographing. On the right the worker measures the distance the bullet will travel.
Type
Image
Format
2 photographs :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00011787
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
L.A.-Police Department-Parker Center.; S-006-005.14 4x5; S-006-005.15 4x5
CARL0000013480
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122308
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Police Department
Police--California--Los Angeles

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