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Title
Students perform dance at "Aztec Princess" mural dedication
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
Contributor
Shades of L.A. is an archive of photographs representing the contemporary and historic diversity of families in Los Angeles. Images were chosen from family albums and include daily life, social organizations, work, personal and holiday celebrations, and migration and immigration activities. Made possible and accessible through the generous support of the Security Pacific National Bank, Sunlaw Cogeneration Partners, Photo Friends, California Council for the Humanities, the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, and the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1990
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/orderinguse.html for additional information.
The contents of this collection are restricted to personal, research, and non-commercial use. The Library cannot share the personal and/or contact information of the donors, their descendants, or associates who contributed photographs and oral histories to the collection.
Description
Students perform at mural dedication. The mural titled "Aztec Princess" was painted in 1990 by artist Eloy Torres on the side of a building at the energy plant owned by Sunlaw Cogeneration Partners I. The building can be seen in the background, but the mural is just out of view. The mural is a portrait of the artist's girlfriend; her pose was intended to suggest both the Statue of Liberty and the Virgin of Guadalupe.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00003035
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Mexican American Community
S-004-206 120
CARL0000019254
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/77085
Subject
Sunlaw Energy Partners (Firm)
Musical groups--California--Vernon
Children--California--Vernon
Vernon (Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Shades of L.A. Mexican American photographs
Source
Danziger, Robert

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