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St. James Episcopal Church and the Wilshire Professional Building
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Laskey, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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.
Looking northeast across Wilshire Boulevard showing the St. James Episcopal Church (center), located at 3903 Wilshire Boulevard, and the Wilshire Professional Building (right). The Gothic revival style church was designed by Benjamin C. McGougall in the 1920s and the 1929 Art Deco office building at 3875 Wilshire Boulevard was designed by architect Arthur E. Harvey.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm.
Photographic color slides
Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Wilshire Professional Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
St. James Episcopal Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Gothic revival (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Anglican church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs
McGougall, Benjamin C
Harvey, Arthur E
Time Period

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