Arizona Federation of Colored Women's Clubs parade float
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Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction. Ela Nelson White (left of center), father of athlete Marilyn White, driving a parade float in Phoenix, Arizona. The float, carrying nurses and children, is draped in patriotic banners and a sign which reads, "Arizona Federation of Colored Women's Clubs." The organization later became part of the National Council of Negro Women.
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00001461 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community; Shades of L.A.: Native American Community S-000-086 120 CARL0005043043 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80938
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