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This collection is comprised of approximately 1,000 slides capturing buildings along Wilshire Boulevard. The slides were taken during Tuesday afternoon walks in 1978-1979 by Marlene Laskey and her 15-year-old daughter, Annie, who was the primary photographer. Marlene (1933-1989) was a Michigan native who moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became a Los Angeles historian and architecture enthusiast. At the time of her death from cancer, Marlene was working on a Master of Urban Planning degree at UCLA, and was an interviewer for UCLA's Oral History program.; Title supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Looking west towards the Scottish Rite Temple (center), later Wilshire International Pavilion, located at 4357 Wilshire Boulevard (left). The structure was designed by Millard Sheets and cost $4 million to build in 1961.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
00090289 Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b16_f2_i149 CARL0005003364 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121822
Scottish Rite Temple (Los Angeles, Calif.) Scottish Rite (Masonic order) Masonic buildings--California--Los Angeles Streets--California--Los Angeles Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides Sheets, Millard,1907-1989