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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. Five women, all members of L.A. Beautiful, a civic organization designed to encourage the development of a clean and beautiful city, pose together with some potted plants and gardening implements in a promotional photograph.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00074945 Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection L.A.-Organizations-L.A. Beautiful. CARL0000078175 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/122999
L.A. Beautiful (Organization) Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles