A display of documents, maps, and photographs on the wall. An exhibit poster with the Star of David reads: "8 Years Jewish Refugees in Shanghai, organized by YIVO, 26 Oct. - 1 Nov. 1947, at the S.J.Y.A. [Shanghai Jewish Youth Association] School."
Workman, Mary J. (Mary Julia), 1871-1964; Catholic Charities USA;
A letter dated February 2, 1911 to Mary J. Workman from William White typed on letterhead of "Supervisor of Catholic Charities, 98 Richards Street, Brooklyn, N.Y." White writes that he is sending three copies of an address given at an earlier...
Reparations; Claims; Water-supply--New York (State)--New York; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
As secretary for the Big Pine Property Owners Association (BPPOA) and later for the Big Pine Reparations Association (BPRA), J. D. Black (1893-1960) was a leader in the fight of Big Pine for reparations from the City of Los Angeles during the Owens...
College sports--California--Los Angeles; Football--California--Los Angeles
Caption: "300 cards on the L.A.R.y. From Nov. 1st to 11th." An advertising card affixed to a streetcar of the Los Angeles Railway publicizing the 1937 American Legion football game, Loyola vs. Centenary.
Cathedrals--California--Los Angeles; Catholic church buildings--California--Los Angeles; Express highways--California--Los Angeles
Exterior view of the St. Paul's cathedral located between Figueroa Street and Wilshire Boulevard, at 615 South Figueroa St. in Downtown Los Angeles. The Interstate 110 Harbor Freeway is seen on the right.
Reparations; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Shapiro & Beitler; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
J. D. Black (1893-1960), also known as Jack, was a merchant of Big Pine and Bishop, California. He was a leader in the fight of Big Pine for reparations from the City of Los Angeles during the Owens Valley water controversy. In the 1920s, he served...
Probably a business transaction in an alley between a Jewish man and a Chinese street merchant with a shoulder pole. The English and Chinese sign of "J. Y. Thomson, Tai Fu Lu" is on the wall in the background.