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Title
Panoramic view of downtown Los Angeles from 1st Street looking southeast from Hill Street, Los Angeles, 1888-1895
From First St. Hill looking east; 2841, C C[opyright] P
Contributor
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Pierce, C. C. --(Charles C.), --1861-1946 (photographer)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Pierce (C.C.) Photographic Collection
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright is owned by the creator.
Description
Photograph of a panoramic view of downtown Los Angeles from First Street and Hill Street looking southeast. The Metropolitan Stables at First Street and Broadway can be seen at center. Residential buildings are in the foreground, while commercial buildings dominate the rest of the scene. Scattered horse-drawn carriages, wagons, pedestrians and a trolley move about on First Street. Utility lines cross the road. Legible signs include: "Metropolitan Stables", "Job print"..., "Printing", "H. Jevne, wholesale & retail grocer", ..."135", "Los Angeles Printing Co.". Banners stretched across the street read: ..."Agricultural Association"..., ..."Festival [...] at [...] House".
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : b&w
Identifier
piercephoto:191
uclamss_98pierce_xxxx_b0275
ark:/21198/zz002b1c84
Language
English
Subject
Dwellings -- California -- Los Angeles
First Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Cities & towns -- California -- Los Angeles
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Relation
C. C. Pierce Photographic Collection, Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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