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Title
Arcade Building, Broadway side
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1953
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
The Broadway exterior of the Mercantile Arcade Building, located on Broadway between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. Designed by Kenneth MacDonald and built in 1924, the Mercantile Arcade Building consists of two twelve-story towers connected by a three-story shopping arcade.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00032669
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 226-Broadway-Spring Arcade Building; HE-001-404 4x5
CARL0000036436
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11299
Subject
Broadway-Spring Arcade Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Arcades--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Commercial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Central business districts--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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