Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, ca. 1918-

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Creator:Los Angeles Times
Title:Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, ca. 1918-

Collection consists of photonegatives documenting events and people in Southern California and photographic prints documenting events and people in Southern California, the U. S., and the world. The material originates from the Los Angeles Times newspaper and includes glass negatives (circa 1918-1932), nitrate negatives (circa 1925-45), and safety negatives (circa 1935-present). Also includes prints and negatives from the Los Angeles Times Orange County and San Diego bureaus.

Civil rights materials in the collection include photographs from the Watts neighborhood, portraits of local and national civil rights leaders, and images from demonstrations in the community.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:American newspapers--California--Los Angeles | African Americans--California--Los Angeles | Civil rights movements--California--Los Angeles | African Americans--Civil rights--California--Los Angeles | Segregation--California--Los Angeles | Discrimination--California--Los Angeles | African American women--California--Los Angeles | Women social reformers--California--Los Angeles | Civic leaders--California--Los Angeles | African American civic leaders--California--Los Angeles | Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Institution:Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
Contributors:University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections | Online Archive of California
Original Material:

Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives, ca. 1918-

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Copyright of portions of this collection has been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections.

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt7489n8x1