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
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Image is a reproduction. A man in a military uniform presents an award or certificate to Hazel Washington, artist, designer, popular Hollywood decorator, and wife of Los Angeles policeman Roscoe (Rocky) Washington, before a crowd in Los Angeles.
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00025246 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-001-359 120 CARL0005079480 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/81193
Washington, Hazel Awards--California--Los Angeles Artists--United States Interior decorators--United States Soldiers--United States Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs