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Wilshire Brown Derby
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Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
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Federal Writers' Project
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Exterior of the original Brown Derby Restaurant and its patio area. A woman stands on the corner of Wilshire and Alexandria, at left; and a man with crutches stands at the entrance of the restaurant. Photograph taken on August 22, 1939.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 4267; A-006-854 4x5
Brown Derby Restaurant (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Restaurants--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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