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Charlotta Bass and guests at the California Eagle's 70th birthday celebration, Los Angeles, 1949

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Creator:Sheffield, Maceo B.
Title:Charlotta Bass and guests at the California Eagle's 70th birthday celebration, Los Angeles, 1949
Date:1949
Description:

Photograph of Charlotta Bass, publisher of the California Eagle, and some of the guests who attended the newspaper's seventieth birthday celebration. Attorney Vince Monroe Townsend Jr. is seated in the front row, holding his hands on his knees. To his left are Rev. J. Raymond Henderson, pastor of the Second Baptist Church; Charlotta Bass, holding a purse; Rev. Clayton Russell, of the People's Independent Church of Christ; and Mabel V. Gray, a member and leader of many African-American women's clubs. The man at the left in the back row, facing away from the camera, is attorney Ben Margolis, a civil libertarian attorney and Bass' personal lawyer. Dr. Foster, a Los Angeles physician, is seated in the back row, third from left.

Local identification number: scl-m0047

Local identification number: scl-mss064-0047~1; scl-mss064-0047~2

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:African Americans--Social life--California--Los Angeles | African American newspapers--History--20th century | African American newspapers--California--Los Angeles | California eagle | Gray, Mabel V. | Foster, Dr. | Townsend, Vince Monroe | Margolis, Ben | Russell, Clayton | Henderson, J. Raymond | Bass, Charlotta A., 1879-1969 | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Collection:Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern California. Library | Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Original Material:

scl-m0000

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986

University of Southern California. Libraries

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