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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Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction. Signed publicity portrait of singer Billie Holiday addressed to Walter Gordon, Jr.; it reads, "For the best lawyer, and I do mean just that, Walter Gordon."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00002064 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-001-309 120 CARL0005042132 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80899
Holiday, Billie,--1915-1959 Singers--United States Women singers--United States Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs Portrait photographs Publicity photographs