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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.; TitleÂ supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Exterior of Pilgrim Lutheran Church, as seen from the corner of 18th Street and Wilshire Boulevard (right) in Santa Monica. This Gothic revival style church, located at 1730 Wilshire Boulevard and designed by William E. Foster, is the second building to serve the congregation that was established in 1914. Various businesses are seen on the north side of Wilshire (right).
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
00090813 Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b16_f5_i73 CARL0005001857 http://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121766
Pilgrim Lutheran Church (Santa Monica, Calif.) Lutheran church buildings--California--Santa Monica Church buildings--California--Santa Monica Gothic revival (Architecture)--California--Santa Monica Towers--California--Santa Monica Stores & shops--California--Santa Monica Storefronts--California--Santa Monica Streets--California--Santa Monica Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Santa Monica (Calif.) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides Foster, William E