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Foster and Kleiser Company plant
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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In 1918, the Foster and Kleiser Los Angeles Branch opened at 230 S. San Pedro Street near Civic Center; in 1920, the plant moved to the location seen here.; The Foster and Kleiser plant structures and some neighboring ones have since been demolished. In 2007, West Adams Preparatory High School opened on the site of the former plant.
Aerial photograph showing the Foster and Kleiser Company plant, located at 1550 W. Washington Blvd.; view is looking southwest towards W. 20th St. (running diagonally from middle left ro upper right), Vermont Ave. (upper left), and Interstate 10 (upper left). Photograph dated May 6, 1967.
1 negative :safety ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Blackstock Negative Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Foster and Kleiser Company
Lyon Van and Storage
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Billboards--California--Los Angeles
Parking lots--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Storage and moving trade--California--Los Angeles
Industrial facilities--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Warehouses--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Express highways--California, Southern
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Lost architecture--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Vermont Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
20th Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Interstate 10
West Adams (Los Angeles, Calif.)
West Adams (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Blackstock Collection photographs
Aerial photographs

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