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Title
Blake Block [picture] : SW corner of 12th and Washington
Creator
Cohen, Moses L., 1884-1975
Contributor
Downtown Property Owners Association (Oakland, Calif.)
Date Created and/or Issued
1944
Publication Information
Oakland Public Library
Contributing Institution
Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room and Maps Division
Collection
Selections from the Collections of the Oakland History Room and the Maps Division of the Oakland Public Library
Rights Information
Public domain
Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Title from item. Stamped on the reverse of item: "M. L. Cohen Co., General Photographers, 357 12th St., Glen. 9717, Oakland, Cal.", "Downtown Property Owners Association, Inc., 808 Easton Building, Oakland, California". The photograph depicts the results of a modernization of the historic Blake Block and Money Back Smith, the predecessor flagship store of the Smith's Clothers retail chain.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt7779q966
copl_191
Subject
Chain stores - California - History - Pictorial works
Department stores - California - Oakland - Pictorial works
Architecture - California - Oakland - Pictorial works
Retail trade - California - Oakland - History - Pictorial works
Money Back Smith (Oakland, Calif.) - Pictorial works
Smith's Clothiers - History - Pictorial works
Place
Oakland (Calif.) - History - Pictorial works.
Oakland (Calif.) - Buildings, structures, etc. - Pictorial works.

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