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Image is a reproduction.; Title supplied by cataloger. One of the first gas stations on a lot on Imperial St., Los Angeles, shown in the 1930's. It was the workplace for a group of men from the Mexican American Community.
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 23 cm. Photographic prints
00012457 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Mexican American Community S-013-082 120 CARL0004986125 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/80024
Service stations--California--Los Angeles Gasoline industry--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Collection photographs Shades of L.A. Mexican American photographs