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Title
Martin Wemesfelder opens new paint business in Reseda
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
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
Photograph article dated May 23, 1950 partially reads, "Another new business has opened its doors to add to the thriving Reseda shopping center and widen the sphere of service available to West Valley residents. Martin Wemesfelder, dealer in Dutch Boy paints and kindred lines for household decorating, opened for business during the past week in his new building, located at 7405 Reseda Blvd., with an up-to-date establishment to be known as Martin's Paint and Wallpaper Store. Wemesfelder said he made a careful study of the future possibilities for business in the area before investing in his new building and taking on the agency he holds for Dutch Boy paint products. He is handling a full line of paint accessories and wallpaper, in addition to his paint lines."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00135758
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d042_f25_i19
CARL0005615431
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/65629
Subject
Paint industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Paint shops--California--Los Angeles
Shopping centers--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Cities and towns--Growth
Reseda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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