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Title
New men's store, Saks-Fifth Avenue
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1947
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Three prominent architects, John and Donald Parkinson, and Paul R. Williams, were chosen to design this classic structure, the first location in Southern California for the high-end store.
The Saks-Fifth Avenue at 9600 Wilshire Boulevard opened its $2,000,000 complete line of men's attire division. Company officials said the new men's store is one of the most modern on the coast. Photograph dated May 19, 1947.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00051474
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 7403
CARL0000055105
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/23656
Subject
Saks & Company (New York, N.Y.)
Department stores--California--Beverly Hills
Streets--California--Beverly Hills
Automobiles--California--Beverly Hills
Wilshire Lanterns
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Wilshire Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Parkinson, Donald B.(Donald Berthold),1895-1945
Parkinson, John,1861-1935
Williams, Paul R.,1894-1980

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