Skip to main content

Image / Torres Motors opens 2nd lot

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Torres Motors opens 2nd lot
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 24, 1958 reads, "New banner for Torres Motors second used car lot at 4929 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood is displayed by Blas Torres, left, owner; Norman Sellz, sales manager, and Archie Sellon, business manger. Torres is veteran automobile man who opened first lot at 4386 Lankershim Blvd. last year."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Torres Motors (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Torres Motors (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
Businessmen--California--Los Angeles
Automobile dealers--California--Los Angeles
Banners--California--Los Angeles
Advertising--Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Pointing (Gesture)--California--Los Angeles
Used cars--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Concrete poles--California--Los Angeles
Light bulbs--California--Los Angeles
Street lighting--California--Los Angeles
Neon signs--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: