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Los Angeles in the 1930sThe WPA Guide to the City of Angels$
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Federal Writers Project of the Works Project Administration

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780520268838

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520268838.001.0001

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The Wilshire and West Sections

The Wilshire and West Sections

Chapter:
(p.181) The Wilshire and West Sections
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Los Angeles in the 1930s
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Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration
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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520268838.003.0014

This chapter takes a tour of Wilshire and the west sections of Los Angeles, beginning in the city's downtown section and it ends near the Pacific Ocean; it leads through the Wilshire district just south of Hollywood, which is filled with fine apartment houses and smart shops. It passes several beautiful churches and the Brea Pits, the richest source of Pleistocene remains in the world.

Keywords:   Los Angeles, tour, Wilshire district, apartments, shops, churches, Brea Pitts

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