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Title
Bullock's Wilshire poster
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Image taken of a poster of the front exterior of Bullock's Wilshire department store. Bullock's Wilshire, hailed as "a cathedral of commerce", was the first large store in the nation (built 1928) planned for the convenience of auto patrons. Beauty and utility are blended in the art deco design of the building. Architects: Parkinson & Parkinson.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00059177
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
A-000-482 4x5; L.A.-Shops and stores-Department stores-Bullock's Wilshire.
CARL0000063060
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/105140
Subject
Bullock's Wilshire (Department store)
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Department stores--California--Los Angeles
Parkinson, John,1861-1935
Parkinson, Donald B.(Donald Berthold),1895-1945

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