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This collection is comprised of approximately 1,000 slides capturing buildings along Wilshire Boulevard. The slides were taken during Tuesday afternoon walks in 1978-1979 by Marlene Laskey and her 15-year-old daughter, Annie, who was the primary photographer. Marlene (1933-1989) was a Michigan native who moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became a Los Angeles historian and architecture enthusiast. At the time of her death from cancer, Marlene was working on a Master of Urban Planning degree at UCLA, and was an interviewer for UCLA's Oral History program.; Title supplied by cataloger; The highest resolution available for this image is 300 dpi. Looking down upon walking paths which wind through a garden area outside the George C. Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries, located at 5801 Wilshire Boulevard. Designed by the architectural firm of Thornton, Fagan, and Associates and opened in 1977, the museum is named in honor of businessman and philanthropist George C. Page (1901-1999).
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm. Photographic color slides
00090478 Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection GPC_b16_f3_i133 CARL0004982907 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121659
George C. Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries Science museums--California--Los Angeles Museums--California--Los Angeles Gardens--California--Los Angeles La Brea Pits (Calif.) Hancock Park (Los Angeles, Calif. : Park) Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs Slides Thornton, Fagan, and Associates