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. Looking up at the architectural detail found on a corner commercial building; this storefront at 5401 Wilshire Boulevard is shown when it was occupied by Tru Line Litho Service. Businesses in this Art Deco structure have addresses ranging from 5401 to 5403.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles Decoration and ornament, Architectural--California--Los Angeles Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides