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Wilshire Boulevard at Normandie Avenue and Irolo Street
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Foster and Kleiser Company
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger.
Many structures seen here have since been demolished.
Looking southeast down Wilshire Boulevard from just west of Normandie Avenue (left, not visible) and S. Irolo Street (right). Seen are the Chapman Park Hotel (left), the Brown Derby (left), the Gaylord apartment house (upper left), Bullock's Wilshire (left of center), Immanuel Presbyterian Church (left of center), the pylon identifying the entrance for the Ambassador Hotel (left of center), Foster and Kleiser billboards, and the Veloz and Yolanda dance school (right). Photograph dated December 14, 1949.
1 negative :safety ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Blackstock Negative Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Veloz and Yolanda
Gramercy Wilshire (Apartment house : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Immanuel Presbyterian Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ambassador Hotel
Signal Oil and Gas Company
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Dance schools--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Billboards--California--Los Angeles
Advertising--Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Apartment houses--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Presbyterian church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Christmas decorations--California--Los Angeles
Lampposts--California--Los Angeles
Wilshire Lanterns
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Irolo Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Normandie Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Blackstock Collection photographs
Cityscape photographs

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