Skip to main content

Image / Valley Boulevard, Alhambra

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Valley Boulevard, Alhambra
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Publication Information
Foster and Kleiser Company
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Some of the structures seen here have since been demolished and others have been added.
Looking southwest across Valley Boulevard, formerly Pomona Boulevard, just east of where it crosses Edgewood Drive in Alhambra. Seen, from left to right, are a few Spanish style homes, a Foster and Kleiser billboard promoting 1937 Chevrolet automobiles, a restaurant, various businesses, a hospital and a campaign billboard for Wendell Willkie, the 1940 Republican presidential candidate. Photograph dated October 10, 1940.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00104428
Blackstock Negative Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b47_f5_i13
CARL0005269168
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/117491
Subject
Willkie, Wendell L.--(Wendell Lewis),--1892-1944--Portraits
General Motors Corporation.--Chevrolet Motor Division
Streets--California--Alhambra
Automobiles--California--Alhambra
Chevrolet automobile
Advertising--Automobiles--California--Alhambra
Billboards--California--Alhambra
Hospitals--California--Alhambra
Restaurants--California--Alhambra
Stores & shops--California--Alhambra
Sidewalks--California--Alhambra
Signs and signboards--California--Alhambra
Lampposts--California--Alhambra
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Street lighting--California--Alhambra
Architecture, Domestic--California--Alhambra--Spanish influences
Alhambra (Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Blackstock Collection photographs

Explore related content on Calisphere: