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Object ID 0059
Title Beacon Gas Station, Figueroa Street
Description Beacon Gas Station, northeast corner of Figueroa, between Boston and California Streets, Park Tract. This is one of several hundred photographs taken by city engineers in preparation for street improvements for better access to the Arroyo Seco Parkway (now Pasadena Freeway) that would be built in 1939-40 by combination of city engineers and state highway division engineers.
Date 12/19/1935
Place Chinatown; Los Angeles
Collection Los Angeles City Archives Department of Engineering Historical Photos
Provenance City of Los Angeles Engineering Department
Cataloged by Sklar, Anna
Copyright Los Angeles City Archives, City Clerk
Photographer City of Los Angeles Engineering Staff
Search Terms Park Tract
Gas Station
Subjects Streets California Los Angeles.
Figueroa Street (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Beacon Gas Station
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)