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B. Y. Sawyer

Description: Studio photograph of B.Y. Sawyer as a young boy. He is smiling and barefoot and wearing a white shirt with a large plaid bow-tie and short striped pants. On the floor in front of him is a toy train and behind him are large curtains and a toy cat. Printed on the mat below the photograph is, "Atlantic and Pacific, View Company. Headquarters, Los Angeles, California."
Date: unknown
Creator: Atlantic and Pacific View Company
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Beall Sawyer with Classmates

Description: Studio photograph of four young women in large identical dark dresses. Beall Sawyer is seated on the left and holding an object with the woman next to her. The other two girls are standing behind them with their hands on Ms. Sawyer's shoulders. They are on top of a rug and in front of a fake backdrop. Written twice on the photograph around Ms. Sawyer is, "Beall Sawyer". Printed beneath the photograph on the mat is, "Swartz 705 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

[Dance of death]

Description: Photograph of planes flying over the Chaplin Airdrome. Text on the reverse reads: "Ormer Locklear and Shirley Short perform the Dance of Death over Chaplin Airdrome in Los Angeles. (Across the street from DeMille Field). November 19, 1919."
Date: unknown
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Press release for League of United Latin American Citizens 1977 National Convention - 1977-02-06]

Description: Press release for the LULAC 1977 National Convention to be held in Los Angeles, California at the Biltmore Hotel from June 23 - 26. Frank Galaz is listed as the contact person for the event. LULAC membership is stated to number over 160,000.
Date: February 6, 1977
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado to all LULAC Supreme Council members - 1977-04-22]

Description: Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado, League of United Latin American Citizens National Secretary, directed to "All LULAC Supreme Council Members." The memo, dated April 22, 1977, announces the 1977 LULAC National Convention to be held June 23-26 in Los Angeles, California.
Date: April 22, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Plan de la ciudad de Los Angeles.

Description: Map shows streets, structures, labeled public buildings, irrigation canals, the city plaza, roads out of the city. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:19,000].
Date: 1970
Creator: Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Draft of Minutes from the LULAC Special Impeachment Proceedings - 1977-09-23]

Description: Draft of minutes from the LULAC Special Impeachment Proceedings held in Los Angeles, California on September 23, 1977. This draft is related to Joseph R. Benites's violation of the LULAC Constitution Article VI Section 7, subsection (2).
Date: September 23, 1977
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library