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Title
Felipe de Neve Branch Library
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Laskey, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
1978
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
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.
Exterior view of the Felipe de Neve Branch Library, located at 2820 West 6th Street in Lafayette Park. Designed in the Spanish Baroque Revival style by architect Austin Whittlesey, the branch opened in 1929.
Type
Image
Format
1 slide :color ;5 x 5 cm.
Photographic color slides
Identifier
00090095
Marlene & Anne Laskey Wilshire Boulevard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
GPC_b16_f1_i155
CARL0004966676
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121269
Subject
Los Angeles Public Library.--Felipe de Neve Branch
Branch libraries--California--Los Angeles
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Architecture--California--Los Angeles--Spanish influences
Lafayette Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Marlene Laskey/Wilshire Boulevard Collection photographs
Slides
Whittlesey, Austin
Time Period
1971-1980

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