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    • Race Track, Hollywood Park, Inglewood, Calif.

    • Racetracks (Horse racing)--California--Inglewood; Horse racing--California--Inglewood;
    • A birds-eye view of the race track and grandstand at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, California. Beside the dirt track is the turf course with grass and waterways. An inset illustration shows two racers in action. Letters on the grass to the south...
    • Clothing store, Shanghai, China

    • Clothing stores--China--Shanghai; Storefronts--China--Shanghai; Signs and signboards; Sidewalks; Stores & shops--China--Shanghai; Buildings--China--Shanghai; Streets--China--Shanghai
    • A clothing store located on Wayside Road (later known as Huoshan Lu) between Lion Cafe and Bai Ka Radio store. A dog sits in front of the store, next to a Chinese sign that reads "selling fabrics from famous factories worldwide."
    • [Letter from Irene to Henry, 1938]

    • Dockweiler, John Francis, 1895-1943; Dockweiler, Henry Isidore; Dockweiler for Governor, Inc.;
    • A handwritten letter in ink, signed "Irene," and addressed to "Henry," possibly Henry Isidore Dockweiler. The letter is written on letterhead which reads, "DOCKWEILER for GOVERNOR, Inc." The letter discusses a check that was sent along with the...
    • [Dockweiler for Congress matchbook]

    • Dockweiler, John Francis, 1895-1943;
    • A match book cover promoting John F. Dockweiler's 1932 campaign for Congress. The cover reads "DOCKWEILER For Congress," with a black-and-white portrait of the politician. A subsequent owner has written by hand in ink, "Don't they all look alike?"...
    • Which one is the District Attorney?

    • Fitts, Buron; McAfee, Guy; Dockweiler, John Francis, 1895-1943;
    • A pencil drawing of a cartoon depicting Los Angeles County District Attorney Buron Fitts arm in arm with Guy McAfee, labeled as an "underworld backer of Fitts," with the Los Angeles skyline on the horizon. "Which one is the District Attorney?" is...
    • Canal streets of Venice, Cal.

    • Canals--California--Los Angeles; Gondolas--California--Los Angeles; Footbridges--California--Los Angeles; Boats and boating--California--Los Angeles; Boathouses--California--Los Angeles;
    • A sepia toned view of the Cosmos Club with an arched footbridge crossing the Lion Canal in the lower left of the image. The waterway in the center of the image is the Grand Canal. The boathouse is partially visible on the right side of the image....
    • [Dockweiler badge]

    • Dockweiler, John Francis, 1895-1943;
    • A small metal badge which reads "DOCKWEILER" in dark blue ink on a tan background. Extending from the upper edge of the badge is a rounded tab intended to be folded over a pocket, lapel, or other edge to secure the badge in place. The...
    • McCormick Mortuary

    • Funeral homes--California--Inglewood; Undertakers and undertaking--California--Inglewood;
    • A view looking Northwest towards the McCormick Mortuary from Prairie Ave. A sign above the building in the foreground reads: "The Colonial Chapel." A partially obscured sign on the building in the background reads: "Flowers for all occasions."
    • Court Flight, Los Angeles, Cal.

    • Railroads, cable--California--Los Angeles; Street railroads--California--Los Angeles;
    • A view looking uphill at the Court Flight, with automobiles parked in the foreground and an apartment building on the right. A tower at the top of the hill has a sign which reads, "One big look."
    • Band Stand and Plaza, Venice, California

    • Bandstands--California--Los Angeles; Boardwalks--California--Los Angeles;
    • A view of the bandstand on Ocean Front Walk in Venice above a jewelry store. To the right of the bandstand is the Thompson Scenic Railway roller coaster; a sign at the entrance to the coaster reads: "Scenic RY". An audience sits on benches facing...
    • Villa Academy, Burbank Calif.

    • Girls' schools--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County); Catholic schools--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County); Schools--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County);
    • A view of the entrance to the Villa Cabrini Academy, surrounded by trees, and with the Verdugo Hills in the background. A sign outside the gate reads, "Villa Cabrini Academy, Accredited school for girls, 7505 Glenoaks Blvd., Elementary & High...
    • Windward Avenue, Venice, California

    • Streets--California--Los Angeles; Central business districts--California--Los Angeles; Parking facilities--California--Los Angeles; Traffic congestion--California--Los Angeles;
    • A view of Windward Avenue looking East towards the Lagoon. Parked automobiles line the street, some of them double parked. In the foreground, a crowd of people fill the street, some of them seated, looking towards the West (towards the ocean and...
    • El Paseo de Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

    • Markets--California--Los Angeles; Historic districts--California--Los Angeles; Crosses; Children; Vending stands
    • A woman and four children dressed in ethnic outfits are seen by the cross near vending stands at the entrance to Olvera Street, across from the Plaza. The inscription on the cross reads: El pueblo de Nuestra Señora la reina de los angeles. Felipe...


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