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Sunset Boulevard at New High and Spring streets
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Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Some structures have since been demolished.; This segment of Sunset Boulevard was renamed Ce´sar E. Cha´vez Avenue in 1994.
Looking northeast from just west of where Sunset Boulevard (center) crosses New High (left, not visible) and N. Spring streets (right). Seen are the United States Post Office Terminal Annex (left), a Mobilgas service station (left), various stores, a Calvert whiskey billboard, the gas holders (gasometers) of the Los Angeles Gas Company, and the tower of Union Station (upper right). Photograph dated April 9, 1940.
1 negative :safety ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Blackstock Negative Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Mobil Oil Company
Los Angeles Gas Company
United States Post Office Terminal Annex (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Union Passenger Terminal (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Advertising--Alcoholic beverages--California--Los Angeles
Service stations--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Post office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Railroad stations--California--Los Angeles
Street-railroad tracks--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Sunset Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
New High Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Spring Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Blackstock Collection photographs
Cityscape photographs

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