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Title
Spring Street, Los Angeles
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1930
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
All of the structures seen from the Douglas Building to the right have been demolished.; Designed as an office building by James and Merritt Reid, the Douglas Building was completed in in 1898.; The Lyceum Theatre, located at 227 S. Spring Street, as designed by J. Lee Burton and opened in 1888 as the Los Angeles Theater. It later became the second Los Angeles Orpheum Theater, and when it closed in 1941, it was known as the Lyceum Theatre.
Looking south down Spring Street near 3rd Street (left, with cluster of cars), showing various structures, including the Douglas Building (left of center) and the ornate Lyceum Theatre (right of center).
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00014235
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Streets-Spring and 3rd; S-008-574 4x5
CARL0000022637
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/86560
Subject
Douglas Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Lyceum Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Motion picture theaters--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Cityscape photographs
Burton, J. Lee
Spring Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Third Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Reid & Reid

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