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Family #2 Goodnight

ID Number: 12301
Maker: Nelvatha Dunbar; Woman's Building; Huttner Lithography
Technique: offset
Date Made: 1986
Place Made: United States: California, Los Angeles
Measurements: 56 cm x 43.5 cm; 22 1/16 in x 17 1/8 in
Main Subject: Women; Los Angeles, California (North America: United States of America)
Materials: glossy paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
I felt joy when she entered the room. It was another cool summer night in South Central L.A. 1965. Mother always came in to say good night. Her comforting words seemed to warm the room. Some nights she would carry off one niece to sleep with her. As she pulled the small brown string to turn off the light, my brother began to snore. And for me, my favor tie dream land. © 1986 Nelvatha Dunbar [in pencil] Nelvatha 117275-500 - Family #2 Goodnight - First of Series - This poster is part of the Cross Pollination Commissions Project sponsored by the Woman's Building. It was funded, in part, by the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, the California Arts Council; the Cultural Affairs Department of Los Angeles; the Atlantic Richfield Foundation; and the National/State/County Partnership, a cooperative program among the L.A. County Music and Performing Arts Commission, the CAC, and the NEA. Printing was partially donated by Huttner Lithography.


Acquisition Number: 1991-053

Copyright Status:
Under copyright; used by CSPG for educational and research purposes only. Distribution or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.



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