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Title
Couples at Cocoanut Grove
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
1945
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
Edith Quong (left) and friends at the Cocoanut Grove in the Ambassador Hotel, the first time Chinese Americans were allowed in the club, 1945.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00004558
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Chinese American Community
S-006-849 120
CARL0000022318
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/78345
Subject
Ambassador Hotel
Cocoanut Grove (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)--California--Los Angeles
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Source
Jung, Edith

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