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[Panoramic photograph of Long Beach, California in the 1920s]

Label
[Panoramic photograph of Long Beach, California in the 1920s]
Title
[Panoramic photograph of Long Beach, California in the 1920s]
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Panoramic view by the Aerograph Co. of the city of Long Beach, California from the 1920s, offering a sweeping view of the city looking south.
Cataloging source
CLU
Summary expansion
On the right, the Long Beach pier extends into the Pacific, next to which is the amusement zone known as The Pike, featuring the Jack Rabbit Racer roller coaster, and the Aerial Motor Circus. The hills in the background are dotted with oil wells. Some of the buildings highlighted include the B.P.O.E. Elks Lodge No. 888, (chartered in 1904), the Buffum's "Specialty Store" department store, Marine Commercial & Savings Bank, First National Bank, the De-Nae Cafeteria, Green Crown Drug Company, Kennebec Cafeteria, Cliff Dwellers Inn, and Mission Cafeteria along Ocean Avenue, and the State Theater and Hoyt's Theater. Also visible are palm-lined streets with rows of diagonally-parked automobiles, apartment buildings, and large buildings in various stages of construction
Label
[Panoramic photograph of Long Beach, California in the 1920s]
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Possible range of production dates from years Aerograph Co. was in business
  • Panorama is hand-colored in red, blue, green, gray, and tan
  • Panorama is mounted behind plexiglass within a brown wooden frame
  • Forms part of the Panoramic Photographs Collection, 1906-1966 (Collection 649) in UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 x 179 cm (framed)
Extent
1 photographic print
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Purchase, Zephyr Used & Rare Books, 2017
Other physical details
gelatin silver (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004433321
  • ucoclc1004433321
Label
[Panoramic photograph of Long Beach, California in the 1920s]
Production
Note
  • Title supplied by cataloger
  • Possible range of production dates from years Aerograph Co. was in business
  • Panorama is hand-colored in red, blue, green, gray, and tan
  • Panorama is mounted behind plexiglass within a brown wooden frame
  • Forms part of the Panoramic Photographs Collection, 1906-1966 (Collection 649) in UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 x 179 cm (framed)
Extent
1 photographic print
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Purchase, Zephyr Used & Rare Books, 2017
Other physical details
gelatin silver (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004433321
  • ucoclc1004433321

Library Locations

  • Charles E. Young Research LibraryBorrow it
    280 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
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  • UCLA LibraryBorrow it
    Los Angeles, CA, US
  • UCLA Library Special CollectionsBorrow it
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    34.0749691 -118.441466
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