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Empty Broadway
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Photograph included in the exhibit: "Signs of Life : Los Angeles is the City of Neon."
Broadway at night on May 7, 1946, during a transit strike, with not a trolley in sight at 9:00 p.m., effectively killing downtown night life.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 226; HE-001-854 4x5
Street-railroads--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Strikes and lockouts--California--Los Angeles
Neon signs--California--Los Angeles
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Night photographs
Time Period

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