Portrait and History of Mr. Hall Soo Hoo

Image

Portrait and History of Mr. Hall Soo Hoo
Portrait and History of Mr. Hall Soo Hoo verso

Title

Portrait and History of Mr. Hall Soo Hoo

Identifier

13471

Source

R. W. Lockwood Collection, 1987

Description

Bust portrait of Hall Soo Hoo. Hall is shown as an older man. He wears his hair combed back. He is wearing a suit and tie. He appears to be smiling or laughing, and is looking towards the left of the viewer.

Attached to the portrait is a history of Hall Soo Hoo and the China Alley Fire Brigade. He was the last surviving member of the fire brigade.

Creator

Unknown

Date

No date

Format

Black and white photograph
17.8 x 12.5 cm
Portrait, Bust

Subject

Soo Hoo, Hall
Chinese Americans
Fire fighters

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Oxnard (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

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Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Tags

Citation

Unknown, “Portrait and History of Mr. Hall Soo Hoo,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed April 12, 2024, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/7388.