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One of a kind
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
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
[ca. 1948]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
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.
Image is a reproduction.
Simon Rodia waving his battered hat, dressed in his torn overalls, visited by Malvina Neurath, Helen Krems (far right) and Nathan Krems.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Jewish Community
S-010-414 120
Rodia, Simon,--1879-1965
Krems, Nathan
Simon Rodia's Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Artists--United States
Couples--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
National Historic Landmarks
California Historical Landmarks
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Shades of L.A. Jewish photographs
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Rodia, Simon,1879-1965
Zimmer, Max

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