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Commercial Exchange Building before it is partially dissected, Los Angeles, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
August 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Height-Limit Building Cut for Setback Lines," Los Angeles Times, 29 Aug 1935: A2.
Engineers and architects will attempt to remove a ten-foot slice through the center of a huge office building. After the work is finished cement runways will be built under the west half and the mass will be slipped to the east and the two halves reunited.
Handwritten on negative: [?] to be moved 8-22-35
Text from negative sleeve: 1841 - Commercial Exchange Commercial Exchange Bldg 8 + Olive St to be moved 8-27-35 [stamped:] Aug 30 1935
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Lampposts--California--Los Angeles
Building construction--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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