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Beverly Wilshire Hotel
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Burt, Burton O
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project.; Walker & Eisen
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Commissioned by Walker G. McCarty, the hotel was designed by Walker and Eisen in the Beaux-Arts style and built in 1926.
Exterior view of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel at 9500 Wilshire Boulevard, taken from across the street. Photograph dated May 17, 1939.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 2477 4x5
Beverly Wilshire Hotel (Beverly Hills, Calif.)
Hotels--California--Beverly Hills
Storefronts--California--Beverly Hills
Stores & shops--California--Beverly Hills
Streets--California--Beverly Hills
Automobiles--California--Beverly Hills
Eclecticism in architecture--California--Beverly Hills
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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