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Title
Boom town Culver City
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Fry, George R
Date Created and/or Issued
1958
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
Culver City claims the title of "boom town U.S.A." after census figures revealed that the city has shown a 247.5% increase in retail sales from 1948-1954, highest in Los Angeles County. Shown are (right) W.H. Albertson, president of Culver City Chamber of Commerce with supervisor Burton Chase (left) and chamber director Hal Thompson, Feb. 24, 1958.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00030219
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 3137-Culver City.
CARL0000033193
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/10580
Subject
Retail trade--California--Culver City
Culver City (Calif.)--Economic conditions
Culver City (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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