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  • Collection: William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection

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Caption: "Bobs Service Station - Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles," c. 1935, shows Bob Spencer's Mobil gas service station, which was built around a grounded Fokker F32, whose wings served as a canopy for the fueling stations.

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Caption: "Wilshirmart - Corner Wilshire Blvd. and Doheny Drive. Los Angeles is Noted for its Excellent Produce Markets," c. 1935.

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Caption: "Aimee McPherson's Angeles Temple- Los Angeles," c. 1935. Aimee Semple McPherson, also known as Sister Aimee was a Canadian-American Pentecostal evangelist and media celebrity in the 1920s and 1930s, famous for her theatrical sermons and…

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No Caption: Shows an unidentified pond or lake in a Los Angeles area park, c. 1935.

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No Caption: An adult male African lion at Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

Image withheld due to copyright considerations. For more information, please contact the California State Archives Reference Desk at ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov or (916) 653-2246. No Caption: From a postcard of Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte showing…

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No Caption: Seven adult lions perform at Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

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No Caption: Shows a group of adult African lions in a enclosed area of Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte, Los Angeles. Charles and Muriel Gay opened the farm in 1925 and operated it until 1942 as a popular tourist attraction where lions were selectively…

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No Caption: Chapel at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, in Glendale, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

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No Caption: " A stained glass reproduction of Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper in the Memorial Court of Honor at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

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No Caption: Mausoleum at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

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Caption: "Statue of Family Love, Forest Lawn Memorial Park. L.A.," c. 1935, shows Family Love (Ernesto Gazzeri, sculptor), on the grounds of Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, Los Angeles.

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No Caption: A large marble sculpture, The Mystery of Life (Ernesto Gazzeri, sculptor), on the grounds of Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, Los Angeles, c. 1935.

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Caption: "Ostrich Farm, Los Angeles," c. 1935. View of several ostriches in a corral at the Cawston Ostrich Farm in Pasadena. Opened by Edward Cawston in 1886, this was the first ostrich farm in the U.S. It became a popular tourist stop along the…

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Caption: "Baby Ostriches 3 weeks old. Ostrich Farm, Los Angeles," c. 1935.

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Caption: "Alligator Farm, Los Angeles," c. 1935, shows a large group of alligators in a pen.

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Caption: "Alligator said to be over 500 years old. Alligator Farm, Los Angeles," c. 1935, shows a large alligator at the animal-themed park, which was a major city tourist attraction from 1907 to 1953.

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Caption: "Huntington Art Gallery- Los Angeles," c. 1935, shows Grace McCarthy standing before the Huntington Art Gallery building in San Marino, Los Angeles County.

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Caption: "Huntington Art Gallery Grounds-Los Angeles," c. 1935, shows William McCarthy standing in the gardens of the Huntington Art Gallery in San Marino, Los Angeles County.

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Caption: "Seventh St. at Broadway, Los Angeles," c. 1935.
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