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Title
View of the construction of City Garage in Pershing Square, Los Angeles, 1951
Date Created and/or Issued
1951
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a view of the construction of City Garage in Pershing Square, Los Angeles, 1951. A deep pit has been dug in the foreground, and several men can be seen at work at the bottom At left, two large cylindrical structures are being built, while in the background at right, a large wooden platform has been constructed. A truck can be seen in the foreground at center, and several piles of lumber are visible. Tall buildings surround the construction site, including a light-colored Union Pacific building at center.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w
10 x 13 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
chs-m3680
USC-0-1-1-3756 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-32455
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m3680
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-32455.jpg
Subject
Los Angeles--Parks--Pershing Square--Construction--Garage--1951
Parks
Parking garages
Building
Pershing Square
Time Period
1951
Place
5th Street and Olive Street
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
32455 [Accession number]
CHS-32455 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m15009

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