This collection is comprised of approximately 1,000 slides capturing buildings along Wilshire Boulevard. The slides were taken during Tuesday afternoon walks in 1978-1979 by Marlene Laskey and her 15-year-old daughter, Annie, who was the primary photographer. Marlene (1933-1989) was a Michigan native who moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became a Los Angeles historian and architecture enthusiast. At the time of her death from cancer, Marlene was working on a Master of Urban Planning degree at UCLA, and was an interviewer for UCLA's Oral History program.; Title supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Walkway and front door of a residence at 4412 Wilshire Boulevard. During Prohibition, this Classical revival style home, which was later demolished, served as a speakeasy.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles Neoclassicism (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides