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Title
The Metropolitan Building on the northwest corner of Fifth Street and Broadway
Creator
Dick Whittington Studio
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
"Dick" Whittington Photography Collection, 1924-1987
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
For uses other than private, contact USC Libraries Special Collections at the e-mail given
USC Libraries Special Collections
specol@usc.edu
Description
The Metropolitan Building on the northwest corner of Fifth Street and Broadway. A sign for Foreman & Clark is visible on the left side of the building. An ad for $15 Men's suits is prominant on the front of the building. The streetcar is shown on the right side of the picture.
Streetscape. Horizontal photography.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
whit-m1951
DW-83-93-2-ISLA
http://doi.org/10.25549/whit-m1951
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/DW-83-93-2-ISLA.jpg
Subject
Men's Suits
Streetcar
Time Period
1938
Place
315 West 5th Street
Broadway
34.048677,-118.250991
California
California, Southern
Downtown Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Metropolitan Building
Foreman & Clark
USA
Source
DW-83-93-2 [Call Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
isla id: S-2980; isla id: 2666 [Identifying Number]
Relation
Dick" Whittington Photography Collection, 1924-1987
whit-m1

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