Today in Photographs: April 9, 1936
Vargas Family: The Vargases were one of several Mexican families living on oil fields in the Torrance-Redondo Beach area who were kicked out of their homes to make way for new derricks.
Photo: LA Herald-Examiner/LAPL Collection
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