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Title
[Exterior front entrance detail view of California Petroleum Corp. Building, 929 South Broadway, Los Angeles]
Contributor
Crane, C. Howard (Charles Howard), 1885-1952
Walker & Eisen
Mott Studios
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1927 and 1933]
Publication Information
Los Angeles, Calif. : Mott Studios
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Decorative entrance features gothic style carving and bas relief depictions of medievil figures. Mott no. 315 refers to Dahlstrom Metallic Door Co.
1992-6150 (315-1).
The United Artists Building was built in 1927. The complex consisted of the theater designed by C. Howard Crane and the accompanying office tower designed by Walker and Eisen. The complex was built for the United Artists Company established by Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks. Built in Spanish Gothic-style.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 9 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001430596CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
United Artists Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Photographs
Theaters--California--Los Angeles
Offices--California--Los Angeles
Doors & doorways--California--Los Angeles
Architectural decorations & ornaments--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.)

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