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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Wedding party of friend of the Mendoza family, taken on the west side near the VA Hospital. Bride is Delia Perez (second from left). Perez is her married name, family name is Valladolid. Ralph Mendoza (third from left) is standing next to the bride. Delia and Ralph's parents were longtime family friends in Mexico, before immigrating. Photo dated October 3, 1948.
1 photographic print :b&w Photographic prints
00005193 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Mexican American Community S-011-231 120 CARL0000042922 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/78708
Weddings--California--Los Angeles Wedding clothing & dress Brides--California--Los Angeles Families--California--Los Angeles Bridegrooms--California--Los Angeles Group portraits Portrait photographs Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. Mexican American photographs