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Desmond's Clothing Store
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Looking southwest across Wilshire Boulevard towards the eastern section of Desmond's Clothing Store, the first Art Deco landmark tower on the street. While stores occupied the lower level, doctors and dentists had offices in the eight-story tower. Located at 5514 Wilshire Boulevard, the two-story Zig-Zag Moderne building was designed by architect Gilbert Stanley Underwood and built in 1928.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
N-002-618 8x10; L.A.-Shops and stores-Desmond's.
Wilshire Tower (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Department stores--California--Los Angeles
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Underwood, Gilbert Stanley
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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