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Builders Emporium plans 'wall bursting
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 1, 1955 reads, "Emporium expanded. Seen above shows Builders Emporium, Sepulveda boulevard and Oxnard street, in 1948 when store area included less than 600 square feet of space."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f34_i20; H-17894.3 4x5
Builders Emporium of Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Do-it-yourself industry--California--Los Angeles
Hardware stores--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Lost architecture--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Oxnard Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sepulveda Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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