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Dawson's Book Shop on Hill Street
Alternative Title
Shades of L.A. Photo Collection
Shades of L.A. is an archive of photographs representing the contemporary and historic diversity of families in Los Angeles. Images were chosen from family albums and include daily life, social organizations, work, personal and holiday celebrations, and migration and immigration activities. Made possible and accessible through the generous support of the Security Pacific National Bank, Sunlaw Cogeneration Partners, Photo Friends, California Council for the Humanities, the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, and the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1910]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and educational use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/orderinguse.html for additional information.
The contents of this collection are restricted to personal, research, and non-commercial use. The Library cannot share the personal and/or contact information of the donors, their descendants, or associates who contributed photographs and oral histories to the collection.
Title supplied by cataloger.; Image is a reproduction.
The exterior of Dawson's Book Shop at 518 South Hill Street in downtown Los Angeles. The store was at this location for fourteen years, from 1908 to 1922.
1 photographic print :b&w ;22 x 17 cm.
Photographic prints
Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: British American Community
S-011-822 120
Dawson's Book Shop
Bookstores--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Los Angeles
Books--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Storefronts--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Shades of L.A. Collection photographs
Dawson, Muir.

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