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Title supplied by cataloger. Photograph caption reads: "U.S. government took control of American S&L's assets yesterday". American Savings and Loan Association, shown here on Hill Street, has been a virtual ward of the federal government since 1984 with repeated runs on deposits and a mounting load of soured loans that brought one of the nation's largest financial institutions to the brink of failure. Photograph dated: Sept. 7, 1988.
1 photographic print :b&w ;36 x 28 cm. Photographic prints
American Savings and Loan Association (Los Angeles, Calif.) Tall buildings--California--Los Angeles Bank failures--California--Los Angeles Savings and loan associations--California--Los Angeles Bank buildings--California--Los Angeles Hill Street (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs