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Los Angeles Then and Now®
Los Angeles Then and Now®

Los Angeles Then and Now®

Then and Now®

PHOTOGRAPHY

144 Pages, 11 x 9.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: January 2018

ISBN 9781911216995

Rights: US & CA

Pavilion Books Group (Jan 2018)
Pavilion

Price: $19.95
 
 

Overview

Putting archive and contemporary photographs of the same landmark side-by-side, Los Angeles Then and Now®? provides a visual chronicle of the city's past

This book charts the development of the city from the days of orange groves and melon patches and isolated Spanish mission buildings, to the staggering metropolis of today. Sites include: Old Plaza Church, Olvera Street, Chinatown, Union Station, Los Angeles Theatre,  Mayan Theatre, Angel's Flight, Los Angeles Public Library, Biltmore Hotel, Ambassador Hotel, Bullocks Wilshire, Brown Derby Restaurant, Hollywood Sign, Griffith Observatory, Sunset and Vine, Egyptian Theatre, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Roosevelt Hotel, Schwab's Pharmacy, Beverly Hills Hotel, Witch's House, Thelma Todd's Café, Venice  Beach, and Santa Monica Pier.

Author Biography

Rosemary Lord has worked as an actor, journalist, and in senior publicist for Columbia Pictures. She is active in preserving Hollywood's landmark buildings. She lives in Los Angeles.