WESTERN AMERICAN DIOCESE: December 21, 2012
The Russian Scout House Presents the Book "Russians in Los Angeles"
As reported by the official website of the Western American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, on Sunday, December 16, 2012, the Russian Scout House in Los Angeles hosted the presentation of a new book by Mr Ivan Podvalov, "Russians in Los Angeles." The event took the form of a photographic exhibition which covered the history of the Russian presence in this city. Materials were on display relating to the Russian "colony" in Los Angeles since the early 20th century. The Russian Imperial Union-Order's West Coast branch and the Russian Scout division "Nizhny Novgorod" sponsored the show.