Terminal Island Generations


grandchildrenThe grandchildren of the original Terminal Islanders take a group portrait at the 44th annual Terminal Islander picnic on June 14 at George Bellis Park in Buena Park. (MARIO G. REYES/Rafu Shimpo)

Grace Bennett-the pioneersEarlier in the day, the original islanders also gathered for a photo. (Photo by Ruth Bennett)

gamesThe picnic featured live entertainment, raffles and games for children. (MARIO G. REYES/Rafu Shimpo)

authorsNaomi Hirahara and Geraldine Knatz, co-authors of “Terminal Island: Lost Communities of Los Angeles Harbor,” were on hand to autograph books for the picnic-goers. (MARIO G. REYES/Rafu Shimpo)



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