Fantastic view of the Bullock’s Wilshire building in Los Angeles, 1946.
"Silverwoods, Hart Schaffner & Marx, Clothes": The Miracle Mile, 1936.
Los Angeles City Hall as seen through a Griffith Observatory telescope, 1938.
Children queue up for a day at the movies at the Largo Theater on 103rd Street, Watts, 1960. One of two theaters to serve the area, it has long since been demolished.
Hollywood Park to close: The setting sun casts dramatic shadows on the track’s Streamline Moderne clubhouse on an autumn day in 1960. The park, which was constructed in 1937, will be demolished after its final race on December 22, 2013.
The Fine Arts Building, with its reclining figures and Romanesque arches, at 811 West 7th Street in downtown Los Angeles, 1928.
"World’s Largest": Clifton’s Brookdale Cafeteria, on Broadway near 7th in downtown Los Angeles, 1940’s.
The Flower Street entrance of the Los Angeles Central Library, 1930’s.
The Eastern Columbia Building nears completion on the corner of 9th and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles, 1930.
Slideshow: Friday night fever at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, 1978.