Life as He Knew It: Photographs of Black Los Angeles From the Walter Gordon Collection


Subject:
Black Resources , California: Arts and Humanities , California: History by Place , Los Angeles & Environs , California: History , Photograph Collections: History , California: Photograph Collections , Cultural and Ethnic Groups , Arts , Artists , Photograph Collections , Los Angeles , Southern California , Regional Photograph Collections, L.A. Area , African Americans , Cultural, Ethnic, & Social Groups , African American History , History , People

Description:
Companion to an exhibition that "is part of a collaborative effort between USC [the University of Southern California] and other local organizations to preserve community memory. This display allows the public to interact with the fifty-eight photographs" from the collection of Walter Gordon, "a practicing attorney in Los Angeles for sixty-seven years ... [who] became acquainted with many notable members of the African-American community." Photos are from the mid-20th century.

Publisher:
The University of Southern California (USC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.usc.edu/libraries/about/programs_exhibitions/exhibitions/gordon/blog/


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