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Title
Vermont Avenue at 51st Street
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Date Created and/or Issued
1944
Publication Information
Foster and Kleiser Company
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
This supermarket later came to be occupied by the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Los Angeles. Some of the other structures seen here have since been demolished and replaced.
Looking north from Vermont Avenue (center) at 51st Street (left). A Von's market (later spelled as Vons) is seen on the northwest corner of the intersection (left). Included within the market, according to the small neon sign in the upper left, is a Van de Kamp's bakery. Various other businesses are present along both sides of Vermont Avenue and a Foster and Kleiser billboard is present on the right. Photograph dated November 20, 1944.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00104353
Blackstock Negative Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b47_f2_i38
CARL0005203992
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/117395
Subject
Vons Companies
Van de Kamp's Bakery
Streets--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Supermarkets--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Grocery stores--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Stores & shops--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Storefronts--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Bakeries--California--Los Angeles
Neon signs--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Street-railroad tracks--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Billboards--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Lampposts--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Sidewalks--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Art deco (Architecture)--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--South Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
South Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Vermont Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
51st Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Blackstock Collection photographs

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