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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013317–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.317
Published: 01 August 2019
... 1940s1990s Los Angeles photographers A PRIVATE PASSION : The Jazz Photography of Bob Douglas By Alan John Ainsworth ABSTRACT: Photographer Bob Douglas s 1940s 1990s career illustrates the race-based constraints experienced by African American photographers. Analyses of his images of jazz...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 9815–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.1.5
Published: 01 February 2016
... backward to the cultural front of the 1930s and 1940s. Gena Caponi-Tabery calls it part of a broader cultural movement of black cultural expression during the period. Daniel Widener pro- jects its influence forward; he sees it as a progenitor of the postwar flowering of black cultural activism in Los...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 964373–404 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.4.373
Published: 01 November 2014
... Institute of Technology (MIT). While there he worked on astronomical photography at the Harvard Col- lege Observatory with Edward C. Pickering in 1890. This was a revo- lutionary time in astronomy, a time in which astronomers like Hale were inventing technologies to divide the light from distant stars and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 963253–270 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.3.253
Published: 01 August 2014
... focused on positioning Japanese immigrants in relation to those from Europe and Frank S. Matsura immigrated to the United States from Japan in 1905. After a stint as a hotel handyman in Concully, Washington, he moved to Okanogan, Washington, in 1907, where he opened a photography studio, which he operated...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 942230–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.2.230
Published: 13 June 2012
...- tionship between mass culture s content, the practices of consuming mass culture, and the sociospatial changes of suburbanization. Eric Avila has been the most influential cultural historian to argue that mass culture representations of urban space, especially the film noir of the late 1940s, inspired...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 94125–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.1.25
Published: 19 March 2012
... Trust/C.C. Pierce Photography Collection. southern california quarterly28 ized vision of the area and spurred the process of forgetting its past.4 In turn, private property interests and civic efforts to open and extend Los Angeles Street erased the names of Calle de los negros and Nigger Alley and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2011; 934373–406 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41328535
Published: 01 December 2011
... Benevolence: Morality, Politics, and Class in the Nineteenth- Century United States (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990); Nancy A. Hewitt, Southern Discomfort: Women's Activism in Tampa, Florida, 1880S-1920S (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001); Kathleen D. McCarthy, American Creed...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 91441172503 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172503
Published: 01 December 2009
... Tradition": Spanish-Mexican Club Women in Southern California, 1880-1940 By Eileen V.Wallis 133 African American Leisure Space in Santa Monica: The Beach Sometimes Known as the "Inkwell," 1900S-1960S By Alison Rose Jefferson 155 Delano Diary: The Visual Adventure and Social Documentary Work of Jon Lewis...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 912191–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172470
Published: 01 July 2009
...: Abbeville Press, 1996); Fred Powledge, Free At Last? The Civil Rights Movement and the People Who Made It (Boston: Little, Brown, 1991); Michael S. Durham, text, Andrew Young, intro., Powerful Days: The Civil Rigfvts Photography of Charles Moore (New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 199 1 ); Manning...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 911127–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172464
Published: 01 April 2009
... exciting work demonstrates the political significance of culture in a vibrant narrative that never strays far from incisive analysis. Students of Los Angeles, the 1940s, the World War II home front, and youth and ethnic cultures will want to consult this volume. Benjamin Cawthra is assistant professor of...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2005; 874339–376 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172283
Published: 01 December 2005
... Museum of Photography, CMP Bulletin, vol. 8, no. 1), 5. 37 Miles Orvell, The Real Thing: Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1989), 75. 38 Land of Sunshine, August 1895, 133. 39 Lion s Den, Land of Sunshine, December...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2000; 823317–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172030
Published: 01 October 2000
... describes the dynamics of Foundation growth over the decades in terms of the succession of leadership and of the quest for a clear direction. The greatest disagreements came over the latter-exactly where the Foundation should put its money, and to what pur- pose. By the late 1940s, more and more funds were...