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Title
Ruth Gibson : 1940 ; Ruth Gibson was born in August, 1915 in Ventura, California and worked at the Construction Battalion Center for 28 years. She founded the Twentieth Century Onyx Club, an African-American woman's club that sponsored Debutante's Ball, the Cotton Ball and gave scholarships
Creator
unknown
Contributor
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Publication Information
Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of African - Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay
Contributing Institution
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Collection
African - Americans on the Central Coast
Rights Information
Copyright status unknown.
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Description
Close up photograph of Ruth Gibson who smiles. She wears a patterned top, dangling pearl earrings and short chain necklace with pendant. Image originally obtained from Leroy "Buddy" Gibson.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Identifier
http://www.luna.blackgold.org/luna/servlet/detail/blackgold~2~2~13~837
http://blackgold.lunaimaging.com:80/MediaManager/srvr?mediafile=/Size2/blackgold~2~2/22/BG-AA-14-023.jpg
BG-AA-14-023.jpg
AA023
Language
English
Place
Gibson, Ruth
Ventura (Calif.)
20th Century Onyx Club
African Americans
Women
California
Ventura County

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