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Object ID 0007
Title Cut Rate Laundry and Rooming House, Figueroa
Description Rooming House and Cut Rate Laundry on southwest corner of Figueroa and 1st Street, Old Homestead 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 12/18/1935
Place Downtown 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 Los Angeles City Engineering Staff
Search Terms Old Homestead Tract.
Figueroa
Rooming houses
laundries
Subjects Streets California Los Angeles.
Figueroa Street (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Laundries
Rooming houses California Los Angeles