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Title
[Eastern-Columbia Building] (10 views)
Contributor
Beelman, Claude
Mott Studios
Gladding, McBean and Company
SoCa Digitization Project. C
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1930]
Publication Information
Los Angeles, Calif. : The Mott Studios
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Please contact the contributing institution for more information regarding the copyright status of this object.
Description
Four exterior and six interior views of the stepped-back, Zig-Zag Moderne building at 849 S. Broadway (now called the 849 Building) housing Eastern Outfitting furniture company, Columbia Outfitting clothing company and offices; Gothic clock tower, building faced with green terra cotta with blue and gold trim by Gladding, McBean & Co. Claude Beelman, architect. Majestic Theatre, May Co. and other stores and shops visible in the exterior photos. Mott number 357 refers to W.C Lea; number 565 refers to Solar Lighting Fixture Co.
1992-1787 (357-43) view of the building looking down 9th Street from above on the opposite corner -- 1992-1788 (357-44) and 1992-1789 (357-44) view looking towards the corner of the building from above and across the street -- 1992-1790 ((357-45) entrance to the building.
1992-1791 (565-54) three elevator doors and ceiling detail -- 1992-1792 (565-55) ceiling detail at elevator door -- 1992-1793 (565-56) interior of the clothing department with hanging lights -- 1992-1794 (565-57) interior of clothing department including mezzanine floor and lights -- 1992-1795 (565-58) interior of furniture department including mezzanine and lights -- 1992-1796 (595-59) detail of mezzanine railing and lighting.
CSL negative, no. 25,832 (4x5 in.) for accession number 1992-1790; no. 26,023 (4 x 5 in.) for accession number 1992-1793; no. 26,024 (4 x 5 in.) for accession number 1992-1795.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
10 photographic prints ; 7 1/2 x 9 5/8 in. or smaller.
Identifier
(C)001386284CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-9561
Language
English
Subject
Clothing stores--California--Los Angeles
Furniture stores--California--Los Angeles
Interiors--California--Los Angeles
Chandeliers
Elevators
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.)

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