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Title
Republic Studios aerial
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1960
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph article dated October 12, 1960 partially reads, "They may not realize it, but most of the television viewers across the country have seen at least a part of Studio City, the South San Fernando Valley community which grew up around the movie studio Mack Sennett built in 1928. The walks, where once his curvy bathing beauties strutted, today lead bearded cowboys, reel detectives and their 36-24-36 co-stars to sound stages where many TV series are filmed. The hills, which once echoed laughter created by the Keystone Cops, today listen to the sounds created by 27,000 people, a busy business district and traffic headed north or west to the inner Valley or south into Hollywood and Los Angeles. As in the four communities west of Studio City, Ventura boulevard is the community's main business district. Between the ready-to-wear shops, the financial institutions, service stations and other establishments which make up a commercial district, are some of the Valley's finest restaurants and night spots. Photograph caption reads, "An actual aerial view of Studio City's studio, Republic, street at lower left is Ventura Boulevard."; See images #00121979, 00031115, 00121980, and 00122041 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;1 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00032420
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d026_f13_i20
CARL0000034486
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41578
Subject
Republic Studios
Motion picture studios--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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