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Cosmetics Department, Bullock's Wilshire
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Knudsen, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Designed by John and Donald Parkinson and built in 1929, the department store and Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument was acquired by the Southwestern Law School in the mid-1990s.
Photograph caption dated December 14, 1982 reads, "Bullock's Wilshire takes on Christmas season quite beautifully: with lights reflecting off polished marble and display cases brimming with goods, it is unmistakably a holiday and architectural environment."
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Bullock's Wilshire (Department store)
Department stores--California--Los Angeles
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Display of merchandise
Christmas--California--Los Angeles
Christmas shopping--California--Los Angeles
Christmas decorations--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Parkinson, Donald B.(Donald Berthold),1895-1945
Parkinson, John,1861-1935

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