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Odis Jackson ineligible in Torrance
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Action was planned against Torrance developer Don Wilson after he cancelled the application of African Americans Mr. and Mrs. Odis Jackson to purchase a $31,250 home, saying his check had insufficient funds. Odis Jackson, a lawyer, eventually gave up on his effort to buy a house in an all-white Torrance tract. Photo date: July 11, 1963.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 6356.
Wilson, Don
Jackson, Odis
Civil rights--California--Torrance
Real estate development--California--Torrance
Discrimination in housing--California--Torrance
Torrance (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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