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Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Photographs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Los Angeles photojournalism negatives

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 7051
Content Description

A few thousand negatives created by professional photographers in the Los Angeles area, seemingly for the Los Angeles City News Service. The negatives depict a wide variety of news worthy topics (including freeway traffic, ribbon cuttings, community events at parks, schools and churches, animals, the Hollywood Bowl, carnivals, etc.).

Dates: 1967-1968

Port of Los Angeles and Santa Monica bluffs photographs

 Collection — Pamphlet-binder 1: [Barcode: 31275058595100]
Identifier: 6242
Abstract A collection of eight photographic prints of Los Angeles, CA taken between 1906 and 1907. Seven of the photographs are dated January 1, 1906. The 1906 photographs show the Port of Los Angeles in the San Pedro Bay. The eigth photograph is dated July 1907 and shows the Santa Monica bluffs looking toward Ocean Park. Julie A. Page of the California Preservation Program donated these photographs to USC in 2015. Page noted that all of the photographs in this collection were probably taken by A. W....
Dates: 1906 - 1907

Southern California and Michigan photograph album

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 7032

This album appears to be documentation of a trip to Southern California. It contains photographs of various residences in Southern California, including Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Redlands; hotel grounds in Santa Monica, Pasadena, Redlands, and Riverside;, parks in Los Angeles (including East Lake, West Lake, and Central Parks); Catalina; and what is presumably the creators home in Albion, Michigan. The last 6 pages hold photographs documenting the March 7, 1908 flood in that city.

Dates: 1904-1908

Southern California housing reports and photographs collection

Identifier: 0436

The Southern California housing reports and photographs collection consists of reports, photographs, studies, housing authority materials, and a speech, 1937-1972, related to the problem of affordable housing in Los Angeles. The reports were authored by the Los Angeles City Housing Authority, the Los Angeles City Planning Commission, and the Claremont Colleges. The photographs provide visual evidence of slum housing in Los Angeles in the 1940s.

Dates: 1937 - 1972