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. People enjoying plates of 'down home' food at an unidentified location. Decorator Maudine Simmons is seated at far left and Alice Key (center) is the blond. The lone male in the lower right corner is a real estate broker identified as Thomas.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00001376 ShadesÂ of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: African American Community S-000-161 35mm CARL0005039121 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80818
Dinners and dining Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. African American photographs Group portraits