Text from the plaques: A memorial tribute to Gilbert W. Lindsay. Decmeber 28, 1900 to November 29, 1990. First African American City Councilman of the City of Los Angeles. Served for Eight Consecutive Terms, January 28, 1963 to April 11, 1989.
Artist: Pat Ward Williams. Many thanks to photographers, organizations, and private citizens wose photographs are included in this memorial.
Elson-Alexandre Photography, The Los Angeles City Archives, Dr. Emma D. McFarlins, Williams Studio West, Guys Photography, Toyo Miyatake, Howard Bingham, Thomas Neerken, Julius Holder, Atkinson Photography, The Los Angeles Times, The Los Angeles Sentinel Newapaper, Photography Collection/The Los Angeles Public Library, Our Authors Study Club and special thanks to Gifford Myers: Tile Fabricator.