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Title
Broadway, looking north from 5th Street, Los Angeles, Cal
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1920
Publication Information
Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University
Van Noy-Interstate Comp
Contributing Institution
Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
Collection
Changing Face of Southern California
Rights Information
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Description
View of Broadway from 5th Street. A horse drawn carriage, cars, streetcars, and pedestrians are seen on the busy street.
Broadway was a major corridor of Downtown Los Angeles from the late 1890s to the mid-1900s. It ran from Lincoln Heights through Chinatown, Central Plaza, and Civic Center. Broadway was a popular destination for shopping and entertainment. The historic landmark theaters on Broadway included the Million Dollar, the Orpheum, the Palace, and the State theatres.
Type
image
Format
1 postcard : Color ; 9 x 14 cm
Identifier
post_00306
http://digitalcollections.lmu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chgface/id/866
Language
English
Subject
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Buildings--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Cable cars (Streetcars)
Sidewalks
Automobiles
Awnings
Flags
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Werner von Boltenstern Postcard Collection

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