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Stationery store in Wilshire Medical Building
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Laskey, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
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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.
Large arched windows reveal the contents of a stationery store located on the ground floor of the 13-story Wilshire Medical Building, at the southeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Westlake Avenue (foreground). As of 2011, the address for the building, designed by John and Donald B. Parkinson, is 1930 Wilshire Boulevard.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm.
Photographic color slides
Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Wilshire Medical Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Office buildings--California--Westlake (Los Angeles)
Medical offices--California--Los Angeles
Stationery trade--California--Los Angeles
Storefronts--California--Westlake (Los Angeles)
Stores & shops--California--Westlake (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Westlake (Los Angeles)
Westlake (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs
Parkinson, John,1861-1935
Parkinson, Donald B.(Donald Berthold),1895-1945
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