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Title
Street view, Broadway
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1937
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
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
An electric streetcar of the Los Angeles Railway, which is equipped with rubber wheels and electric brakes. Seen here on S. Broadway, this "P" car runs on West Pico to Rimpau and stands next to a pedestrian zone for those waiting to board. Seen, left to right, are the Platt Building, the United Artists Theatre and the Case Hotel. Dated December 4, 1937.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00065590
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA B-4131 4x5
CARL0000070264
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/3181
Subject
Los Angeles Railway
Case Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Platt Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Street-railroad cars--California--Los Angeles
Street-railroads--California--Los Angeles
Hotels--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Central business districts--California--Los Angeles
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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