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May Co. shoppers
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Interior view of the May Co. downtown department store on April 22, 1942, with a crowd of shoppers near the Broadway entrance. The view through the glass windows shows the Rialto Theater, with Betty Grable, Dorothy Lamour, Victor Mature and others listed on the marquee.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Shops and stores-Department stores-May Co.; A-009-042 4x5
May Company California
Rialto Theater (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Department stores--California--Los Angeles
Consumers--California--Los Angeles
Shopping--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture theaters--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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