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Exterior view of the Fifth Street Department Store, on the corner of Broadway and Fifth Street, ca.1902 (CHS-5130)

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Exterior view of the Fifth Street Department Store, on the corner of Broadway and Fifth Street, ca.1902 (CHS-5130)

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Exterior view of the Fifth Street Department Store, on the corner of Broadway and Fifth Street, ca.1902
Photograph (streetscape) of the exterior view of the Fifth Street Store, on the corner of Broadway and Fifth Street, ca.1902. The building stands about four-stories tall. The first floor is mostly window displays. The inner windows on the second and third floor are contained within an arch. The inner windows on the third floor have decorative columns flanking them. To the left of the building is the Los Angeles Examiner building. Two men loiter at the corner of the building next to a lamp post.; Legible signs include: "[Los Ang]eles Examiner", "509", "The Fifth Street Store, something doing", "Steele, Faris & Walker Co.", "importers, jobbers, wholesale, retail", "Fifth St.", "lace curtains, tapestries, matting, linoleum, furniture, [...]bed", "liquor store", "Hollywood Candy Company, 507, ice cream".
Call number: CHS-5130
Legacy record ID: chs-m1396; USC-1-1-1-1443
Filename: CHS-5130
Coverage date: circa 1902
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Type: images
Geographic subject (city or populated place): Los Angeles
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Accession number: 5130
Microfiche number: 1-2-51
Archival file: chs_Volume27/CHS-5130.tiff
Part of subcollection: Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
Repository address: Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Geographic subject (country): USA
Format (aacr2): 1 photograph : glass photonegative, b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Rights: Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
Subject (adlf): buildings
Project: USC
Repository email: [email protected]
Identifying number: isla id: S-4633
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1902
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographs
Geographic subject (state): California
Subject (file heading): Los Angeles -- Architecture -- Commercial -- Stores (1 of 2)
Format: glass plate negatives
Access conditions: Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 821-2366; fax (213) 740-2343.
Geographic subject (county): Los Angeles
Geographic subject (roadway): Broadway & Fifth Street
Subject (lcsh): Retail trade
Subject: Fifth Street Store

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