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Title
Start of excavation for new Bullock's Westwood store
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1935
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
The original Bullock's store in Westwood was of Spanish style architecture and served the community from 1932 until 1951. The second store was designed by Welton Becket and opened in 1952.
The start of the excavation for the $100,000 addition to Bullock's Westwood store in Westwood Village. Spectators are watching a power shovel at work. The new addition, which will increase the investment in the store building to $250,000, will contain a tea room, two patios and a beauty studio. It will be ready in August, according to the Janss Investment Co., owners of the building. Photograph dated June 8, 1935.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00058853
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 3015
CARL0000062852
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22629
Subject
Bullock's (Department store)
Department stores--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Stores & shops--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Architecture--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)--Spanish influences
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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