Skip to main content

Image / Family in front of home

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Family in front of home
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
Circa 1940
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 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.
Otake family and friends in front of their Queen Anne style home at 801 Bank Street (later changed to 857 Bank Street), South Pasadena.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Japanese American Community
S-008-656 120
Families--California--South Pasadena
Dwellings--California--South Pasadena
Queen Anne revival (Architecture)--California--South Pasadena
South Pasadena (Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Shades of L.A. Japanese American photographs
Time Period
Otake, Ben

Explore related content on Calisphere: