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Title
Eastern Columbia Building
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
The Eastern Building, also called Columbia-Eastern Building, Eastern-Columbia Building or Eastern Outfitting Retail Store Building, is home to Eastern Outfitting Company and Columbia Outfitting Company. On August 2, 1938, thirty Eastern-Columbia stores throughout the Pacific Coast celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of their founding. The first store of the group was established in 1888 at 9th Street and Broadway, now home to this building.
Caption reads, "Thirty Eastern-Columbia stored throughout the Pacific Coast todat celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of their founding. Photo shows the limit-height building of Eastern-Columbia in Los Angeles at Ninth and Broadway, where the first store of the group was established in 1888." Dated August 2, 1938.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00032676
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 226; HE-001-875 4x5
CARL0000036447
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11315
Subject
Eastern Columbia Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Eastern Columbia Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Anniversaries, etc
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Tall buildings--California--Los Angeles
Tower clocks--California--Los Angeles
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Beelman, Claude,1883-1963

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