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Title
L.A. Chamber of Commerce Building, rear view
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Publication Information
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
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The Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1888, and is Southern California's largest not-for-profit business federation, representing over 1,600 businesses. The Chamber's early focus promoted the region's abundance of opportunities in agriculture and international trade. After World War II, the organization converted from a country-sponsored to a private business organization funded solely by its members. Its advocacy efforts started to include issues that also affected the four other surrounding counties. In 1967, the Chamber changed its name to the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce. The Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce takes up key issues that affect the business community in Los Angeles. These issues include Affordable Health Care, Affordable Housing, Disaster Preparedness, Economic Development, Education & Workforce Development, Homeland Security, Improving L.A.'s Business Climate, Industrial Land Use, LAX Modernization, and Reducing Traffic Congestion.
Rear view of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, located at 404 S. Bixel Street, showing a stairway leading to the rear entrance. The long white building has a brick wall around its perimeter, with vertical cement panels partially blocking large glass panes on the right side of the building.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 14 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00078689
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Organizations-Chamber of Commerce.; A-002-169 4x5
CARL0000080859
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/112066
Subject
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Boards of trade--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Buildings--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles

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