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Title
Barber shop, Union Station
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
John Parkinson and Donald B. Parkinson designed the 1939 Union Station, located at 800 North Alameda Street. The structure combines Spanish Colonial, Mission Revival, and Streamline Modern style, with Moorish architectural details. Gladding, McBean & Co made most of the tile in the station. It was named the Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal (LAUPT) until Catellus Development, officially changed the name to Los Angeles Union Station (LAUS). The station was designated Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument #101 in 1972 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Building #80000811 in 1980.
Interior view of a barber shop inside Union Station. View shows 3 barbers standing behind their chairs, and a porter standing off to the right of the shop.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00032386
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Transportation-Railroads-Stations-L.A.-Union Station.; S-000-904.3 4x5
CARL0000037187
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/97226
Subject
Union Passenger Terminal (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Railroad stations--California--Los Angeles
Barbers--California--Los Angeles
Barbershops--California--Los Angeles
Porters--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Interiors--California--Los Angeles
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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