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View of Hill Street, looking south from Third Street, ca.1903 (CHS-5185)


View of Hill Street, looking south from Third Street, ca.1903 (CHS-5185)



View of Hill Street, looking south from Third Street, ca.1903
Photograph of a view of Hill Street, looking south from Third Street, ca.1903. In the foreground at center, a wide road can be seen extending into the extreme background at center. Majority of the buildings that line either side of the street are commercial. Horse-drawn carriages, people on bicycles and pedestrians can be seen traveling down the unpaved street. Railway tracks line the center of the street. Utility poles line both sides of the street.; Legible signs include: "Tel., Sunset, Main, 10", "Tel., Home 10", "Bekins, van and storage, shippers & household goods, reduced rates", "Ferrell & Sutton Realty Co.", "Chapman Bros. Co.", "W.L. Snell, attorney at law", "Leo J. Maguire & Co., real estate investment", ..."millinery, importer", "ladies hatter", "cafA(c)", "rentals", "Mines & Farish real estate [...] insurance", "the S[...], Tr[...], R[...], vege[...]"....
Call number: CHS-5185
Filename: CHS-5185
Coverage date: circa 1903
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Format: glass plate negatives
Type: images
Geographic subject (city or populated place): Los Angeles
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Accession number: 5185
Microfiche number: 1-5-29
Archival file: chs_Volume35/CHS-5185.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): roadways
Repository email: [email protected]
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1903
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographs
Geographic subject (state): California
Legacy record ID: chs-m2462
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): Hill Street; Third Street
Subject (lcsh): Streets





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