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Title
Los Angeles Philharmonic performs at Columbia Square
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
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
Photograph taken as part of the Federal Writers' Project.
The Columbia Broadcasting System building opened on April 30, 1938, but it had previously been the old Nestor Studios location, which housed early radio stations. The company's sprawling production facilities are at another location--at Beverly and Fairfax in West Hollywood. The architect for this building was William Lescaze.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra performs on a stage to an audience at the CBS Columbia Square building, located at 6121 Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood, for a KNX radio broadcast. Photograph dated May 24, 1939.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00079027
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 9620 8x10; A-001-812 4x5
CARL0000080376
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/2442
Subject
CBS Columbia Square (Los Angeles, Calif.)
KNX (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Broadcasting studios--California--Los Angeles
Radio stations--California--Los Angeles
Orchestras--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Lescaze, William,1896-1969

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