Executive Producer and noted historian William Deverell talks about the 1924 Los Angeles Plague Epidemic, the subsequent quarantine and the effects both had on Los Angeles society and especially on ethnic Latinos and other minorities.
The Whitewashed Adobe: The Rise of Los Angeles media team had the privilege to conduct on an-camera interview with Fred Ramírez, a Mexican-American World War II combat veteran. Fred grew up at Simons Brick Company Yard No. 3 in the Los Angeles suburb of Montebello, California, living there from his birth in 1924 until he […]
On a spectacularly clear and sunny day, Whitewashed Adobe producer/director Walter Dominguez flew from Los Angeles to Palo Alto, California to visit the 8,000 acre Stanford University campus at the invitation of Dr. Albert Camarillo, Chairperson of the prestigious Department of History (the renowned Professor Camarillo is also a historical consultant for Whitewashed Adobe). The […]