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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 towards the northeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard (right) where it intersects S. Berendo Street (foreground), showing numerous businesses located in a large Churrigueresque style building designed by Morgan, Walls & Clements.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
00090125 Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b16_f1_i185 CARL0004967211 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121302
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles Architecture--California--Los Angeles--Spanish influences Streets--California--Los Angeles Berendo Street (Los Angeles, Calif.) Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides Morgan, Walls & Clements