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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes; Title supplied by cataloger. Photograph dated November 15, 1947 shows a helicopter landing on the roof of the Foreman & Clark clothing store as it celebrates the grand opening of its Hollywood store on Hollywood Boulevard and Ivar Avenue. The helicopter, part of the Paul Mantz Air Service, made a delivery of goods coming directly from the airport to demonstrate the new advances in air transport. Spectators can be seen looking out the windows of the Guaranty Building to the right. Also seen are the Knickerbocker Hotel to the left of the Guaranty Building and the 'Hollywoodland' sign in the distance. The grand opening took place on November 13, 1947.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00114874 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d016_f18_i8 CARL0005307558 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/48514
Foreman & Clark Paul Mantz Air Services (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.) Knickerbocker Hotel (Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.) Guaranty Building (Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.) Hollywood Sign (Los Angeles, Calif.) Stores & shops--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Commercial buildings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Office buildings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Hotels--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Apartments--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Automobiles--California--Los Angeles Helicopters--California--Los Angeles Mountains--California, Southern Signs and signboards--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Bunting (Cloth) Streets--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles) Hollywood Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.) Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.) Hollywood Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Ivar Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.) Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs