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Completing Statler Hotel
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ballew, Howard
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Construction debris litters the ground by the newly-finished Statler Center facade facing Wilshire Blvd. A sign for Woodbury College is in the background. Photograph caption dated March 24, 1952 reads, "This photo shows the newly-completed section of the hotel. The Statler is the first in the west to have earthquake-proof units."
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 468; HE-001-940 4x5
Statler Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Construction and demolition debris--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Building construction--California--Los Angeles
Hotels--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Wilshire Lanterns
Figueroa Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Holabird, Root & Burgee

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