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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
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Date Created and/or Issued
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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
African - Americans on the Central Coast
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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.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Gibson, Ruth
Ventura (Calif.)
20th Century Onyx Club
African Americans
Ventura County

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