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Title
Telephone Company building
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1946
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The new Telephone Company building, completed the week before this photo was taken on September 4, 1946, and located in the southern section of Los Angeles at 10600 S. Vermont Ave. It will serve the city's telephone requirements in an area generally south of 90th Street and will serve PLymouth prefix telephone numbers. It takes over some of the telephone load from the Thornwall office at 6900 S. Vermont Ave. Western Electric Company installers are now working in the building about 20 hours a day to get the switching equipment ready for the cutover on November 2.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00055146
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 6314
CARL0000057069
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/19557
Subject
Telephone Company
Western Electric Company
Office buildings--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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