This collection is comprised of approximately 1,000 slides capturing buildings along Wilshire Boulevard. The slides were taken during Tuesday afternoon walks in 1978-1979 by Marlene Laskey and her 15-year-old daughter, Annie, who was the primary photographer. Marlene (1933-1989) was a Michigan native who moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became a Los Angeles historian and architecture enthusiast. At the time of her death from cancer, Marlene was working on a Master of Urban Planning degree at UCLA, and was an interviewer for UCLA's Oral History program.; Title supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Looking southeast from across the street towards storefronts of various architectural styles located in the 5400 block of Wilshire Boulevard. From left to right are: Disco Drugs, Cronis Gowns, and Gourmet Gallery Restaurant.
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
Storefronts--California--Los Angeles Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles Drugstores--California--Los Angeles Restaurants--California--Los Angeles Clothing stores--California--Los Angeles Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles Architecture--California--Los Angeles--Italian influences Streets--California--Los Angeles Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides