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 southeast down Wilshire Boulevard from S. Kingsley Drive, showing office buildings such as the Tishman Plaza (later Central Plaza) and the Tishman Building, located at 3540 Wilshire Boulevard.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
Central Plaza (Los Angeles, Calif.) Tishman Building (Los Angeles, Calif. : 1957-) Office buildings--California--Los Angeles Streets--California--Los Angeles Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Wilshire Center (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides