Charlotta Bass and Ben Margolis at publication party, Apr. 24, 1960, Alexandria Hotel, Los Angeles

Charlotta Bass and Ben Margolis at publication party, Apr. 24, 1960, Alexandria Hotel, Los Angeles

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Title:Charlotta Bass and Ben Margolis at publication party, Apr. 24, 1960, Alexandria Hotel, Los Angeles
Date:1960
Description:

Photograph of Charlotta Bass, left, and Ben Margolis at a publication party for Bass' book, "Forty Years: Memoirs from the Pages of a Newspaper." Margolis is holding a copy of the book. The party was held at the Alexandria Hotel in Los Angeles on Apr. 24, 1960. Margolis was a civil rights attorney whose clients included the defendants in the Sleepy Lagoon murder trial and the Hollywood Ten. Margolis also was Bass' attorney.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Bass, Charlotta A., 1880-1969 | Margolis, Ben, 1910-1999 | Civil rights workers--United States | Civil rights workers--California--Los Angeles | African American lawyers--California--Los Angeles | Lawyers--California--Los Angeles | Authors, American--California--Los Angeles | African American authors--California--Los Angeles | African American women authors--California--Los Angeles | Sleepy Lagoon Trial, Los Angeles, 1942-1943 | Los Angeles (Calif.) | Los Angeles County (Calif.)
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Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research | University of Southern California. Digital Archive | Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection (University of Southern California. Digital Archive)
Online Publisher:[Los Angeles, Calif.] : University of Southern California Digital Archive
Original Material:

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research, Los Angeles

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Forms part of online collection: Charlotta Bass / California Eagle collection.

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