Group of photos related to building sites in Southern CA
Lot 5403
PHOTOGRAPHY—SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BUILDING SITES.
Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium
Lot Details
PHOTOGRAPHY—SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BUILDING SITES.
Group of approximately 643 silver gelatin photographs, generally 8 x 10 inches, 1920s, related to approximately 38 building sites, most titled in the negative, a majority linen-backed, very good or better condition.

A fascinating group of photographs that tracks the progress of various Southern California building sites by the firm MacDonald & Kahn. The impact of the film industry on the Los Angeles area is apparent in the many theater projects and even a cinema prop house. Also of interest are the images that include local traffic and the streetcar network.
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