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Title
146-foot tower sign atop the Richfield Building, 6th & Flower St., Los Angeles, 1955
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1955-10-01
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
Photograph. "New look -- Los Angeles' skyline had a new look last night when the 146-foot tower sign atop the Richfield Building was turned on again after being dark for five weeks during remodeling. Visible for miles in all directions, the familiar downtown landmark is the city's tallest electrical display." -- typed not attached to verso, for release 1 October 1955.
Streetscape. Horizontal photography.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m3596
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-253
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m3596
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-253.jpg
Subject
Los Angeles--City--Buildings--Q-R
Time Period
circa 1955-10-01
Place
-118.2565,34.05073
-118.25571,34.05017
-118.25649,34.04915
-118.25721,34.05026
6th Street & Flower Street
California
Downtown Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Richfield Building
USA
Source
3-1275-02806-2314 [Barcode]
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-253 [Original Filename]
Subjects 318 [Print Box]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Prints Collection, late 1920's - 1961
examiner-m4404

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