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Center Street, Anaheim
Alternative Title
Digital Anaheim
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1920 (issued)
Contributing Institution
Anaheim Public Library
Anaheim Public Library photograph collection on Anaheim local history
Rights Information
Property rights reside with the Anaheim Public Library. Literary rights are generally retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce, please contact the Local History Curator.
Accession number: P910
One postcard donated by Elva Haskett; second postcard donated by Myrtle Clemmer, 1970.
Center Street, Anaheim, looking northwest from intersection of Los Angeles St. (now Anaheim Blvd.), Anaheim; image shows large flagpole in center of intersection, with business buildings along Center St., identified left to right as H.N. White Hardware, Palm Restaurant, Cherry Blossom Confectionery, the Weber's Book and Music Store, and Mullinex Drugstore in the Kraemer Building, and the First National Bank at far right; several automobiles visible driving down Center Street, and parked diagonally along curb; streetlight pole visible in right foreground; flagpole, originally presented in 1918 to Anaheim by William E. Alexander (president of Union Brewing Co.), with flag donated by Julilan O. Royer; in 1924 pole was taken down by Anaheim City Council as traffic hazard; due to petition submitted by citizens, flagpole was reinstalled on April 24, 1925, with additional golden eagle emblem donated by W.H. Kennedy; flagpole removed again in 1935 and stored in Kemp Street pump house; rediscovered in 1981 and reinstalled in front of Carnegie Library on July 4, 1981, and later repositioned in front of Veteran's Memorial on Anaheim Blvd.
1 Photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
2 Photographic prints on postcards : sepia ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
1 Negative : 2 x 3 1/2 in.
1 Negative: 3 x 3 1/2 in.
Photographic print
H.W. White Hardware Store--California--Anaheim
Cherry Blossom Confectionery Store--California--Anaheim
Palm Restaurant--California--Anaheim
Weber's Book and Music Store--California--Anaheim
Kraemer Building--California--Anaheim
Mullinex Drugstore--California--Anaheim
Anaheim First National Bank--California--Anaheim
Stores and shops--California--Anaheim
Hardware stores--California--Anaheim
Anaheim (Calif.)--Description--Views--1900-Present
Anaheim (Calif.)--Commerce
Anaheim (Calif.)--Photographs
Anaheim (Calif.)--Buildings, structures, etc
Time Period
Anaheim (Calif.) -- Description -- Views -- 1900-Present
H.W. White Hardware Store
Cherry Blossom Confectionery Store
Palm Restaurant
Weber's Book and Music Store
Kraemer Building
Mullinex Drugstore
Anaheim First National Bank
Stores and shops
Hardware stores
Anaheim (Calif.)
Buildings, structures, etc

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