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Title
L.A. Chamber of Commerce, view 1
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Publication Information
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
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The Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1888, and is Southern California's largest not-for-profit business federation, representing over 1,600 businesses. The Chamber's early focus promoted the region's abundance of opportunities in agriculture and international trade. After World War II, the organization converted from a country-sponsored to a private business organization funded solely by its members. Its advocacy efforts started to include issues that also affected the four other surrounding counties. In 1967, the Chamber changed its name to the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce. The Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce takes up key issues that affect the business community in Los Angeles. These issues include Affordable Health Care, Affordable Housing, Disaster Preparedness, Economic Development, Education & Workforce Development, Homeland Security, Improving L.A.'s Business Climate, Industrial Land Use, LAX Modernization, and Reducing Traffic Congestion.
View 1: The L.A. Chamber of Commerce Building located at 1151 S. Broadway, with about 40 men posing in front beside two buses with banners which read: "Purchasing Agents Association visit to Steel Furniture Manufacturing Co., Baldwin Park, Calif." The Southern Pacific ticket office is directly adjacent on the right, at 1147 S. Broadway.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;12 x 17 cm. on sheet 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00078718
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Organizations-Chamber of Commerce.; N-001-249.1 5x7
CARL0000080880
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/112125
Subject
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
Southern Pacific Company
Steel Furniture Manufacturing Co
Purchasing Agents Association
Furniture industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Boards of trade--California--Los Angeles
Buildings--California--Los Angeles
Publicity--California--Los Angeles
Buses--California--Los Angeles

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