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Photographic Documentation of Pneumonic Plague Outbreak Sites and Rats in Los Angeles, 1924
BANC PIC 1988.052--PIC  
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Trapping Districts, Rats Caught, Human Cases. No. 1-3

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

1 Trapping districts to Nov. 30, 1924.

 

2 Showing rats trapped to Nov. 30, 1924.

 

3 Showing human cases to Nov. 30, 1924.

 

Personnel - Crews. No. 4-19

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

4 Executive heads - Rodent Extermination Department, under Supervision of State Board of Health.

 

5 Same as above.

 

6 Rat-proofing inspectors - Plague Campaign, Los Angeles.

 

7 Wrecking crew and equipment - Rodent Extermination Department.

 

8 Wrecking crews and equipment.

 

9 Disinfecting crew with spray machine at oil tank.

 

10 Disinfecting crew and transportation.

 

11 Disinfecting crew - spray machine and transportation equipment.

 

Poison distributors with cans of poison rat baits.

 

12

 

14 Foreman Treat's sub-station crew - 4412 So. Vermont St.

 

15 Foreman W. H. King's sub-station crew - Chinatown crew - Apaplasa and So. Alameda Sts.

 

16 O'Conner's sub-station crew - 1520 West 23rd St.

 

17 Foreman Smith's sub-station crew - 1010 West 3rd. St.

 

18 Squirrel hunters with one day's bag of 178 ground squirrels.

 

19 Same as 18.

 

Church Laboratory. No. 20-21

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

20 Church used as emergency laboratory. Bauchet and Avila Streets.

 

21 Same as 20.

 

8th Street Laboratory. No. 22-31

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

22 Looking down Bauchet Street from church laboratory.

 

23 New laboratory at 1015 East Eighth Street, Los Angeles.

 

24 Interior of laboratory at 1015 East Eighth Street.

 

25 Rats nailed to boards, ready for skinning.

 

26 Inoculated guinea pigs kept in screened cans.

 

Preparing poison baits at rear of laboratory.

 

28

 

Rat-trapper, with spring traps and rat container.

 

30

 

31

 

Rats - Various. No. 32-45

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

32 Norway rat and ten young.

 

33 Norway rat and ten young in nest.

 

34 Mother and six live young Norway rats caught at 916 Temple Street Poultry Market, plague foci.

 

35 Three young rats caught in one trap.

 

36 Black rat. Rattus rattus. Showing characteristic big ears and long tapered tail.

 

37 Tumor on Norway rat - open beneath and exceeding in weight the animal's body. Taken in the heart of Los Angeles.

 

38 Live Norway rat. The most destructive animal in North America.

 

39 Tumor on Norway Rat. Open beneath and exceeding in weight the animal's body. Taken in the heart of Los Angeles.

 

40 Placing spring trap in rat burrow.

 

41 Rat holes.

 

42 Rat burrows.

 

43 Rat-run on girders.

 

44 Removing base siding from rat-infested premises.

 

45 The enemy, specially posed after death.

 

742 Clara Street, Focus of Outbreak - Foci. No. 46-62

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

46 742 Clara Street. Focus of outbreak.

 

47 741 Clara St. Two pneumonic cases in rear shack.

 

48 741 Clara St. backyard. 2 cases pneumonic here.

 

49 741 Clara St. Base siding removed.

 

50 742 Clara St., packing plant in rear where plague-infected rats were found.

 

51 730 Date St. Two cases pneumonic in rear shack.

 

52 338 Bauchet Street. One case here.

 

53 1804 Pomeroy St. Case in rear shack.

 

54 1804 Pomeroy St. General conditions in rear.

 

55 1804 Pomeroy St. In rear of premises.

 

56 Rear of 1806 and 1804 Pomeroy St. showing barn and rat harbor.

 

57 237 Mariana St. Three pneumonic cases here.

 

58 247 Mariana St.

 

59 Rear of 247 Mariana St.

 

60 1617 Marengo St. Two pneumonic and one bubonic case here.

 

61 1804 Pomeroy St. One pneumonic case here. Rear view.

 

62 343 Carmelita St. Three pneumonic plague cases here.

 

5725 Brooklyn Ave. - Bubonic Case [i.e. Cases]. No. 63-75

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

63 5725 Brooklyn Ave. Bubonic plague case here.

 

5725 Brooklyn Ave. Bubonic case here.

 

64

 

65

 

67 Vicinity of 5725 Brooklyn Ave. Bubonic case here.

 

5725 Brooklyn Ave. Bubonic case here.

 

68

 

69

 

70 2039 East Seventh St. Foci house on left.

 

71 2039 East Seventh St. Foci, house in middle.

 

72 234 N. Anderson St., showing rear, before wrecking of cabins, also showing part of 232 N. Anderson.

 

73 Rear of 234 N. Anderson St. One bubonic case here.

 

74 Rear of 234 N. Anderson St. Bubonic cases here.

 

75 Rear 234 N. Anderson St. Bubonic cases here.

 

Grocery Where First Plague Rat Found. No. 76-78

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

76 Grocery near Clara St. where first plague-infected rat was found.

 

77 Grocery, as above, near Clara St. where first plague-infected rat was found.

 

78 Grocery near Clara Street where first plague-infected rat was found.

 

136 N. San Pedro. No. 79-89

Box 1, volume Vol. 1

79 136 N. San Pedro St. Five infected rats found here.

 

80 136 N. San Pedro St. Jap. [Japanese] Restaurant. Five plague-infected rats found here.

 

81 Same as 80.

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

82 Rear of 136 N. San Pedro, where 5 infected rats were found.

 

83 Building out rats at 136 N. San Pedro (rear)

 

84 136 N. San Pedro St. Cement walk - ventilators - screen covered - brick foundations.

 

85 136 N. San Pedro St. after the clean-up.

 

86 136 N. San Pedro, after the clean-up, cement walks, ventilators screened, and brick foundation.

 

87 Cement floor in storeroom in rear of 136 N. San Pedro.

 

88 Cement floor - rear of kitchen, continuous through kitchen, at 136 N. San Pedro.

 

89 136 N. San Pedro (rear) letting the sunlight in after the clean-up.

 

[Packing Plant, N. Main St.] No. 90-101

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

90 Packing plant. Three plague infected rats found here.

 

91 Same as 90.

 

92 1400 Block, N. Main St. New cement floors in old dwelling.

 

93 1400 Block North Main. Screen flooring work.

 

1400 Block on North Main St. Screened foundation work.

 

94

 

96 1009 N. Main - Johnson's Foundry.

 

97 1009 N. Main. Johnson's Foundry from rear, showing iron piles used as rat harbors.

 

98 1009 N. Main. North view of plant - Johnson's Foundry.

 

99 1009 N. Main St., front, showing rat runs under floors.

 

100 1009 N. Main St. Rat runs under floor.

 

101 1009 N. Main St. Johnson Foundry, pig iron rat harbor.

 

1500 [and 1501] E. 4th St. No. 102-116

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

102 1500 East Fourth St.

 

103 1500 East 4th St.

 

104 1500 and 1501 East 4th St.

 

105 Rear view of 1500 East 4th St.

 

106 1500 E. 4th. Interior of store room.

 

107 1500 E. 4th St. Rubbish in storeroom and opening under grocery.

 

108 1500 E. 4th St. Rat holes under floor.

 

109 Disinfecting crew at work at 1500 E. 4th St.

 

110 Restaurant at 1501 E. 4th St.

 

111 1501 E. 4th St. Rear entrance.

 

112 1501 - E. 4th. Rat harbors under eating house, rear.

 

113 1501 E. 4th. Rat harbors under eating house. Rear.

 

114 1501 E. 4th St. Rat-runs, rear corner.

 

115 1501 E. 4th St. Rat-runs, east side of restaurant.

 

116 1501 E. 4th St. Rat-runs in front of building.

 

[First St., Central Ave., S. Main St.] No. 117-132

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

117 Looking west on First St.

 

118 First St. and Central Avenue.

 

119 Showing frontage on First St. looking east.

 

120 Corner East First and Central from elevation, looking northwest.

 

121 East First St. and Central Ave. from elevated view.

 

122 Frontage on Central Avenue looking south.

 

123 Frontage of shacks at East 1st and Central Avenue.

 

124 Elevation view on Central Ave. and E. 1st. looking south.

 

125 464 South Main St.

 

126 643 S. Main St. L. A. Market.

 

127 643 S. Main St. in rear.

 

128 651 S. Main St.

 

129 652 S. Main St.

 

130 652 S. Main, alley in rear.

 

131 Block of 651-653 S. Main St.

 

132 Alley in rear of 652 S. Main St.

 

City Dump. No. 133-140

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

133 City Dump Ground, from 26th Street.

 

134 Gleaning food from city dump.

 

135 City dump - showing living conditions.

 

136 City Dump at Los Angeles River edge, showing living conditions.

 

137 City Dump Ground, with negro living quarters.

 

138 City Dump Ground with negro shack in foreground.

 

139 City Dump Ground, 26th and Los Angeles River.

 

140 Crap game in operation at City Dump Ground.

 

[N. Broadway, Hauser Packing Co.] No. 141-152

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

141 904 N. Broadway, College Inn Cafe.

 

142 904 N. Broadway, in rear.

 

143 904 N. Broadway, rear of restaurant.

 

144 901 N. Broadway.

 

145 901 N. Broadway, in rear.

 

146 901 N. Broadway, side view.

 

147 Alley view of 901 N. Broadway, with 904 N. Broadway across the street.

 

148 Dwellings in rear of 901 N. Broadway.

 

149 2300 E. 9th. Hauser Packing Co.

 

Rear of Hauser Packing Co. 2300 E. 9th St.

 

151

 

152 Distant view of Hauser Packing Co. - showing built-up neighborhood.

 

Stables and Gravel Pit. No. 153-155

Box 1, volume Vol. 2

153 Stables and gravel pit. 9th and Porter Sts.

 

Stables and Gravel Pit, 9th and Porter Sts.

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

154

 

155

 

[Hunter St.] No. 156-162

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

156 Spraying with coal oil emulsion to kill fleas.

 

157 2416 Hunter Street. Foci.

 

2416 Hunter St. Interior of grain warehouse.

 

160

 

161 Alley from R. R. Tracks leading to rear of grain warehouse at 2416 Hunter Street.

 

162 Rear of grain warehouse at 2416 Hunter St.

 

San Pedro Hog Ranch. No. 163-172

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

164

 

165 San Pedro Hog Ranch, Feeding platforms, removed.

 

166 San Pedro Hog Ranch - Health Department crew.

 

167 Same as above.

 

168 Health Department crew at San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

169 Health Department crew at work at San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

170 Wrecking San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

171 Wrecking crew at work at San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

172 Wrecking crew at San Pedro Hog Ranch.

 

E. 6th and 7th, Imperial. No. 173-188

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

173 West side of Imperial Street between E. 6th and E. 7th.

 

174 East side of Imperial St. between E. 6th and E. 7th Sts.

 

175 Looking west on E. 6th. St. from Imperial.

 

176 Improvements at E. 6th St., near Imperial St.

 

177 Back yard view in block at E. 6th St., Imperial St. and Santa Fe Avenue.

 

178 Disinfecting crew at work at E. 6th St. and Imperial.

 

179 Disinfecting crew at work at E. 6th and Imperial.

 

180 Starting foundation work in rear of dwellings in E. 6th St. and Imperial Ave.

 

181 Imperial Street looking south to 7th St.

 

182 E. 7th St. and Imperial looking east.

 

183 S. E. corner Imperial and E. 7th St.

 

184 After wrecking northwest corner of E. 7th and Imperial.

 

185 7th Street and Imperial looking north.

 

186 Near corner of E. 7th and Imperial St.

 

187 Houses to be wrecked at Imperial and E. 7th St.

 

188 West side of Imperial St. at E. 7th St.

 

E. 7th and Santa Fe, (Foci). No. 189-196

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

189 Negro shack at 7th and Santa Fe Avenue. Near 2039 East 7th St. Foci.

 

190 Negro shack in business section, near 2039 E. 7th St.

 

191 Wrecking negro shack, 7th and Santa Fe Ave.

 

192 Negro shack removed from Santa Fe and E. 7th St.

 

193 Clean-up at E. 7th and Santa Fe St.

 

194 Wrecking condemned buildings at E. 7th and Santa Fe.

 

195 Clean-up at E. 7th and Santa Fe.

 

196 Rat harbors in block E. 7th, Santa Fe and Imperial Sts.

 

2039 E. 7th, (Foci). No. 197-226

Box 1, volume Vol. 3

197 Imperial St. looking towards rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

198 2039 E. 7th St. Foci.

 

199 Location of 2039 E. 7th St. Foci.

 

200 Business section near 2039 E. 7th St. Foci.

 

201 Street scene opposite 2039 E. 7th St.

 

202 Rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

203 Shacks in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

204 Back yards in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

205 Back yard, rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

206 Inspectors planning wrecking operations in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

207 Wrecking operations in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

Rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

208

 

209

 

210 Yard in the rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

211 Back yards in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

212 Back of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

213 Rear lot of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

214 Rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

215 Disinfecting crew in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

216 Disinfecting crew at work in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

Wrecking operations in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

217

 

220 Wrecking in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

Cleaning up in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

221

 

222

 

223 Baseboards removed in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

224 Base boards removed in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

225 Foundation work started in rear of 2039 E. 7th St.

 

226 New concrete floor in bank building corner E. 7th and Mateo.

 

115 E. 2nd St. No. 227-233

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

227 115 E. 2nd St. Restaurant.

 

228 115 E. 2nd St. "Frank's Restaurant."

 

Rear of restaurant at 115 E. 2nd St.

 

230

 

231 Laying screen floors at 115 E. 2nd St.

 

232 Detail of screen floor construction at 115 E. 2nd St.

 

233 Laying screen floor at 115 E. 2nd St.

 

[135-136 E. 2nd St., N. Main St.] No. 234-246

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

234 135 E. 2nd St. Second-hand store.

 

235 135 E. 2nd St. 2nd and Los Angeles Sts.

 

236 2nd story, rear of 135 E. 2nd St.

 

237 Toilet in rear of 136 E. 2nd St. Barber shop.

 

238 Small dark room in rear of 135 E. 2nd St. Rat holes in floor and walls.

 

239 Block on Main, showing No. 1319 at end.

 

240 1319 N. Main, Grocery. Foci.

 

241 1319 N. Main, grocery on corner - from West Ann St.

 

242 1319 N. Main. Grocery - rear yard.

 

243 Yard adjoining rear of 1319 N. Main St.

 

244 Dwelling walk-way in rear of 1319 N. Main St.

 

245 Back yards in rear of 139 [1319?] N. Main, and 149 W. Elmyra.

 

246 Fence in rear of 1319 N. Main St.

 

Elmyra Street District. No. 247-270

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

247 1625 Cardinal Street.

 

248 Interior house in rear of 1625 Cardinal St. Occupied for many years by an old lady. Abundant rat evidence found in bed and floor.

 

249 Rear house at 1625 Cardinal St. Used as a residence.

 

250 Rear conditions at 1625 Cardinal St.

 

149 W. Elmyra St. Foci.

 

252

 

253 West Elmyra Street looking east, No. 149 in center.

 

254 Back porch of 149 W. Elmyra St. Foci.

 

255 Back yards in rear of 149 W. Elmyra St.

 

256 Shacks in rear of 149 W. Elmyra St. Foci. R.

 

257 Back yards in rear of 149 W. Elmyra.

 

258 Weyse Street, Elmyra District, cleaned up.

 

259 West Elmyra Street looking west.

 

260 New Iron warehouse construction work, Elmyra Street District.

 

Weyse Street, Elmyra District.

 

262

 

263

 

Loading wreckage, Elmyra District.

 

264

 

266 Three old buildings removed from West Ann St. Elmyra District.

 

267 Concrete construction work, Weyse Street, Elmyra District.

 

268 Rat-proof floors, Elmyra District.

 

269 Concrete construction work. Elmyra Street District.

 

270 Properly screened concrete ventilator to basement. Elmyra Street District.

 

Katahatas [i.e. Kahataha] Hog Ranch. No. 271-278

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

Kahataha Hog Ranch. Del Rey.

 

273

 

275 New Kahahata Hog Ranch. Del Rey.

 

Kahahata Hog Ranch, after the clean-up.

 

277

 

278 New Kahahata Hog Ranch, Del Rey.

 

752 S. Hill Street. No. 279-281

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

279 752 S. Hill St.

 

280 752 S. Hill St. and vicinity.

 

281 Basement with hole through brick walls to rat harbors, 752 S. Hill Street, shoe store.

 

E. 1st and Central Ave. District. No. 282-292

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

282 E. 1st and Central Avenue district, looking north.

 

283 Rat infested restaurants, at E. 1st and Central.

 

284 E. 1st and Central, "Olive Flats."

 

285 Rat holes in restaurant walls. E. 1st St. and Central.

 

286 Health inspectors supervising work at E. 1st and Central.

 

287 Wrecking dwellings at E. 1st and Central.

 

288 Wrecking operations at E. 1st and Central.

 

289 Oriental restaurant being wrecked, at E. 1st and Central.

 

290 Wrecking dwelling at E. 1st and Central Ave.

 

291 Wrecking corner at E. 1st and Central.

 

292 Wrecking operations at E. 1st and Central.

 

Jackson and San Pedro. No. 293-307

Box 1, volume Vol. 4

293 335-345 N. Jackson St. Jap [Japanese] shops.

 

294 Rear of 335-345 N. Jackson. Jap [Japanese] shops.

 

295 Jap [Japanese] section, Central and Jackson Sts.

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

296 Jap [Japanese] section, Jackson and San Pedro Sts.

 

297 Shack to be wrecked, Jackson and N. San Pedro Sts.

 

298 Permanent improvements under way at Jackson and North San Pedro Streets.

 

299 Wrecking operations at Jackson and N. San Pedro Sts.

 

300 Shacks removed from corner Jackson and N. San Pedro Sts.

 

301 Hauling away debris from Jackson and N. San Pedro Sts.

 

302 A train load of old shacks from Jackson and North San Pedro Streets.

 

303 Detail new foundation work, Jackson and N. San Pedro Sts. [photo lacking]

 

304 Wrecking old buildings at N. Alameda and Jackson Sts.

 

305 Corner N. Alameda and Jackson after wrecking.

 

306 224-228 E. Jackson after wrecking.

 

307 Jap [Japanese] section, Central and E. 1st St.

 

801 S. Olive St. No. 308-313

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

308 801 S. Olive St.

 

309 Back door steps, 801 S. Olive St.

 

310 Upper floor porch, 801 S. Olive St.

 

311 Open kitchen, rear of 801 S. Olive St.

 

312 Looking down on rear of 801 S. Olive St.

 

313 Rear view of 801 S. Olive St.

 

105 W. 7th St. No. 314-315

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

314 105 W. 7th St. Restaurant.

 

315 Rear of 105 W. 7th St.

 

[512-514 W. 8th St.] No. 316-320

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

316 [Lacking]

 

317 512-514 W. 8th St.

 

318 Back yard - 512 W. 8th St.

 

319 Back yard at 514 W. 8th St.

 

320 Rat holes in rear of 512 W. 8th St.

 

North First and Rio Sts. No. 321-326

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

321 First and Rio Streets.

 

322 Stable yard, North First and Rio Street.

 

323 Stable, North First and Rio Streets.

 

324 Stable front, North First and Rio Street.

 

325 Wrecking old stables, North First and Rio Streets.

 

326 Old stables removed from East 1st and Rio Sts.

 

North Utah St. District - Anderson St. No. 327-355a

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

327 207 N. Utah St.

 

328 North Utah Street from No. 207.

 

329 Rear 207-209 N. Utah Street.

 

330 Rear 207-209 N. Utah St.

 

331 Wrecking rear of 207-209 N. Utah Street.

 

332 Wrecking rear of 207 N. Utah Street.

 

333 After wrecking 207-209 N. Utah Street.

 

334 Rear 207-209 N. Utah St. after clean-up.

 

335 Utah Street district. Barrel yard on Rio St.

 

336 New barrel racks, N. Utah and Anderson Street district.

 

337 Rear conditions, N. Utah and Anderson Street block.

 

337a N. Utah-Anderson Street district after clean-up.

 

338 Rear shacks, N. Utah Street district.

 

339 Rear condition, N. Utah Street district.

 

340 255 N. Utah Street.

 

341 Rear shacks, N. Utah-Anderson St. Block.

 

Back yards, N. Utah Street District.

 

343

 

344 Wrecking buildings, N. Utah Street.

 

345 Wrecking rear shacks, Utah and Kearney Sts.

 

346 Wrecking on Utah Street.

 

347 Wrecking rear shacks, N. Utah and Kearney Sts.

 

348 Wrecking rear shacks, Utah Street District.

 

349 Wrecking on Utah Street.

 

[Lacking]

 

350

 

351

 

352 Clean-up operations, N. Utah Street and Kearney St.

 

353 252 N. Utah Street. New foundation work.

 

354 N. Utah, Anderson St. block, after wrecking operations.

 

355 Utah Street after the clean-up.

 

355a Utah St. after clean-up.

 

Banning Street District. No. 356-365

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

356 526-528 Banning St.

 

357 Rear view - 526-528 Banning St.

 

358 526-528 Banning St. after clean-up.

 

537 Banning St.

 

359

 

361 Rear - 537 Banning Street.

 

362 655 Banning Street.

 

363 708-710 Banning St. near Virges St.

 

364 120-124 Virges St., corner Banning.

 

365 1720-24-26-28-30-32-38-40-44 Banning Street.

 

[Turner St.] No. 366-368

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

366 Rear 416 Turner Street.

 

367 416 Turner St.

 

368 420-422 Turner St.

 

626 N. Main St. No. 369-370

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

369 626 N. Main St.

 

370 Rear 626 N. Main Street.

 

[N. Main St.] No. 371-378

Box 2, volume Vol. 5

371 200 N. Main Street.

 

372 Basement at 200 N. Main, to be made rat-proof with cement.

 

373 Rat evidence in old basement at 200 N. Main, to be laid in cement.

 

374 411 N. Main St.

 

375 427 N. Main St.

 

376 Rear 427 N. Main St. Chinese restaurant.

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

377 Rear 427 N. Main. Walk leading to Chinese restaurant. [Located after #416 in album]

 

378 427 N. Main. 2nd story, rear view. [Located after #416 in album]

 

South Alameda St. No. 379-384

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

379 330 So. Alameda St. [Located after #416 in album]

 

380 Rear 330 So. Alameda St. [Located after #416 in album]

 

381 Rear of 330 So. Alameda Street.

 

382 Wrecking in rear of 330 So. Alameda St.

 

383 Wrecking in rear of 330 So. Alameda Street.

 

384 344 So. Alameda St.

 

[Hewett St., S. Broadway] No. 385-390

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

385 323 Hewett Street, before clean-up. [Item number lacking.]

 

386 323 Hewett St. after clean-up.

 

315 So. Broadway, Grand Central Public Market.

 

387

 

Interior Grand Central Public Market, 315 So. Broadway.

 

390

 

Gladys Ave. District. No. 391-397

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

391 547 Gladys Ave.

 

392 Rear of 547 Gladys Ave.

 

393 Open fruit stand, 812 E. 5th St.

 

394 Rear of open fruit stand, 812 E. 5th St.

 

395 Rear Chinese laundry, 813 E. 5th St.

 

396 450-452 Gladys Ave., N.

 

397 Gladys Ave., after clean-up. [Item number lacking.]

 

Southern Pacific Railway Deport [i.e. Depot] District. No. 398-435

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

398 Negro dwellings, 1010-1024 Wilde St., near S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

399 Rear of negro dwellings, 1010-24 Wilde St.

 

400 Old buildings without foundations, on Ceres St. between 4th and 5th, 1/2 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

401 Rear conditions, Wilde and So. Central Ave., two blocks from S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

402 Rear 523 Ceres Ave. looking toward S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot, showing over house tops.

 

403 Back yard at 576 So. Central, one-half block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

404 South Central Avenue, and 5th looking towards S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot, one- half block away.

 

405 Old store at 576 So. Central, one-half block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] railway depot.

 

406 Old buildings in vicinity of So. Central and 6th St. near S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

407 Rear of 562 So. Central, next to S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot in background.

 

408 562-576- So. Central, one-half block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

409 Shacks at 568 So. Central, adjoining S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot grounds, S. P. depot, in background.

 

410 Rear 568 So. Central, next to S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot, showing in background.

 

411 Entrance to bed-rooms, rear of 568 S. Central, one-half block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

412 Old shacks at 576 So. Central adjoining S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

413 Rear 576 So. Central, one-half block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

414 So. Central Ave. from 6th St. looking towards S. P. Ry. [Southern Pacific Railway] depot, in background.

 

415 Ceres Ave. and 5th St. looking towards S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot, at foot of street.

 

416 Old dwellings in Ceres St. and 5th, near S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot, showing in background.

 

Rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

418

 

419

 

420 Rear house, Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres, 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

421 Rear conditions at 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

422 Rear shacks at 558 Ceres Ave., one block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

423 Rear of dwelling facing Central from rear of 558 Ceres, 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

424 Rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres, 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

425 In rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

426 Bed-room, rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres, 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

427 Upstairs living room, 558 Ceres Ave., Chinese laundry, 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

428 Living room, Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave. 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

429 Kitchen, house in rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

430 Interior of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

431 Interior rooms, over shack in rear of Chinese laundry. 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

432 Living-room, rear of Chinese laundry, at 558 Ceres Ave., 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

433 Underpinning of rear of Chinese laundry, 558 Ceres Ave. 3/4 block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] depot.

 

434 Back yards in rear of 523 Ceres Ave., block from S. P. [Southern Pacific] Depot.

 

435 So. 7th and Central Ave., after wrecking.

 

2112 So. Central. No. 436

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436 Rear, 2112 So. Central.

 

[E. 5th, E. 6th, E. 8th, S. Central Ave., Kolster St.] No. 437-446

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437 1203 E. 6th St.

 

438 Cement floor construction in restaurant, at 800 E. 5th, corner Gladys Ave.

 

439 Cement foundation and floor detail, 819 E. 5th.

 

440 New cement floor in restaurant, 800 E. 5th.

 

441 N. W. corner of E. 8th and Santa Fe, lattice work foundations.

 

442 New cement floor work in restaurant at 527 So. Central Ave.

 

443 Foundation detail, 575 So. Central Ave.

 

444 Foundation detail, 575 So. Central.

 

445 Foundation detail at 573 So. Central Avenue.

 

446 Rear of Kolster and So. Pecan Sts. after clean-up.

 

Vernon District. No. 447-483

Box 2, volume Vol. 6

447 L. A. Ry. [Los Angeles Railway] section headquarters, - Vernon.

 

448 Milk house of Jap [Japanese] dairy, 26th and J. Dela Dorre Road, Vernon.

 

449 "Mexican Home." 26th and Dela Dorre Road, - Vernon.

 

450 Jap [Japanese] Dairy, 26th and Dela Dorre Road, - Vernon.

 

451 Shacks in Dela Dorre Road, near Stauffer Chemical Co. - Vernon.

 

452 Shacks on 39th St., near Stauffer Chemical Co. - Vernon

 

Shacks near Stauffer Chemical Co., 39th - Vernon.

 

453

 

Rear of 3097 - 39th St. - Vernon.

 

455

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457 Shacks in rear of 3103 - 39th St. - Vernon.

 

458 Rear of 3103 - 39th St., Vernon.

 

459 Shacks in rear of 3103 - 39th St. - Vernon

 

460 3109 - 3112 - 39th St. - Vernon

 

461 Group of shacks near Patton-Davis Lumber Co. - 26th and Boyle, Vernon.

 

462 Row of Mexican shacks near 26th and Boyle, - Vernon

 

463 Shacks near 26th and Boyle, - Vernon

 

464 Shacks at 26th and Boyle, - Vernon.

 

465 Rear, 26th and Boyle, - Vernon

 

466 Abandoned Mexican home, 26th and Boyle - Vernon

 

Burning Mexican Village - 26th and Boyle - Vernon

 

471

 

472

 

473 General view of Mexican Village, 27th and Boyle - Vernon, from negro owner's premises - Vernon

 

474 Living quarters, Mexican village, 27th and Boyle, - Vernon

 

475 Outer edge of Mexican village, 27th and Boyle, - Vernon

 

476 Mexican shack town, 27th and Boyle, Vernon.

 

477 Mexican Village - 27th and Boyle - Vernon

 

478 Homes in Mexican Village - 27th and Boyle - Vernon.

 

479 Home in Mexican Village - 27th and Boyle - Vernon. Note dirt floor, with rat harbor.

 

480 Mexican Village - 27th and Boyle - Vernon.

 

481 Shack in Mexican Village - 27th and Boyle - Vernon

 

482 Kitchen, dining room and bath, Mexican Village, 27th and Boyle, - Vernon.

 

483 Interior of Mexican shack, 27th and Boyle, - Vernon. Child on left, lying on box bed, sick with infantile paralysis.

 

Hemlock, E. 9th, Bush District. No. 484-486

Box 2, volume Vol. 7

484 951 Hemlock St.

 

485 Rear 951 Hemlock St.

 

486 Alley between Naomi and Bush, at E. 9th St.

 

813 S. Central, Foci. No. 487-516

Box 2, volume Vol. 7

487 813 So. Central. Foci.

 

488 Rear of 813 So. Central. Foci.

 

489 Shacks in the rear of 910 So. Central.

 

490 Alley at E. 9th and So. Central.

 

491 1010-14 So. Central.

 

492 Rear of 1010-14 So. Central.

 

493 1020-1102 So. Central.

 

494 Rear of 1020-1102 So. Central.

 

495 1102 So. Central. Ramona Stables.

 

496 1167-71 E. 12th St.

 

497 Rear of 1167-71 E. 12th St.

 

498 Rear of 1142 So. Central.

 

499 Rear 1142 So. Central.

 

500 1214 So. Central.

 

501 1220 So. Central. Junk yard in rear.

 

502 1223-27 So. Central, after the clean-up.

 

Wrecking at 1223-27 So. Central.

 

504

 

505

 

506 A "Sign of Improvement," at 14th and So. Central.

 

507 1523-27 So. Central.

 

508 Rear conditions at 1523-27 So. Central.

 

509 1523-27 So. Central.

 

510 Rear 1523-27 So. Central.

 

511 So. Central from 1523 to 1527.

 

512 Rear 1531-33 So. Central.

 

513 1450-1456 So. Central.

 

514 Rear 1450-1456 So. Central.

 

515 Shilli stand, 1325 1/2 So. Central.

 

516 16th and So. Central. 1547-to 1523.

 

219 S. Hill. No. 517-519

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517 219 So. Hill St.

 

518 219 So. Hill St. after wrecking.

 

519 333 So. Hill St. Foci.

 

521-523 W. 1st St. No. 520-522

Box 2, volume Vol. 7

520 521 W. 1st St. Foci.

 

521 Rear of 521 W. 1st St.

 

522 Rear of 523 W. 1st St.

 

501 New High St. No. 523-527

Box 2, volume Vol. 7

523 501 New High St.

 

524 "Cliff Dwellers" rear of 501 New High Street.

 

525 Hillside view, rear 501 New High St.

 

526 Flooded basement, 501 New High Street.

 

527 Rear conditions - 501 New High Street.

 

[New High St., Temple St., Diamond St., Sacramento St., Wilson St., E. 8th, E. 9th, Santa Fe Ave., Stables] No. 528-566

Box 2, volume Vol. 7

528 719 New High Street.

 

529 722 New High Street.

 

530 Rear of 724 New High Street.

 

531 Wrecking at New High Street and Alpine St.

 

532 916 Temple Street. Poultry Market. Foci.

 

533 916 Temple St. Poultry Market. Foci.

 

534 911 Diamond St. Occidental Hotel.

 

535 New cement floor work in basement.

 

536 New cement basement floors.

Box 2, volume Vol. 8

537 1724 Sacramento Street.

 

538 1730 to 1834 Sacramento St.

 

539 Rear 1730 to 1834 Sacramento Street.

 

540 Rear Sacramento and 9th St. Shacks.

 

541 1829 Sacramento St.

 

542 1136-1138 Wilson St., near Sacramento.

 

543 1333 Wilson St.

 

Rear 1333 Wilson St.

 

544

 

546

 

547 2207-13 E. 9th St.

 

548 Rear 2207-13 E. 9th St.

 

549 2207-13 E. 9th St. Rear alley.

 

550 2322 W. 8th St.

 

551 Rear 2322 E. 8th St.

 

552 2456 E. 8th St.

 

553 Rear 2456 E. 8th St.

 

554 1504-06 E. 9th St.

 

555 1500-6 E. 9th St.

 

556 Rear 1506 E. 9th.

 

557 Alley in rear of 1500-6 E. 9th St.

 

558 Junk yard, 8th and San Julian Sts.

 

559 Junk yard at E. 8th and San Julian Sts.

 

560 Junk yard at 2121 Santa Fe Avenue, adjoining new public school.

 

561 Jewell Stables. 721 Lyons.

 

562 Martin Stables, 743 Lyons St.

 

563 747 Lyons St. Mule Yard.

 

564 747-785 Lyons St. Murphy Stables.

 

565 Rear of Murphy's stables. 747-87 Lyon St.

 

566 Rear of Murphy's stables. 747-85 Lyon St.

 

No. Alameda and Aliso Sts. No. 567-617

Box 2, volume Vol. 8

567 Corner Aliso and No. Alameda Sts.

 

568 Shacks at triangle - Aliso and North Alameda.

 

569 Wrecking triangle at Aliso and North Alameda.

 

570 Wrecking brick building at North Alameda and Aliso.

 

571 Noodle factory, 414-418 N. Alameda.

 

572 Chinese noodle factory, 414-418 N. Alameda. As above.

 

573 612-614 N. Alameda.

 

574 Mexican tortilla factory, 612 N. Alameda.

 

575 Dining room of tortilla factory, 612 N. Alameda.

 

576 Mexican shack in rear of tortilla factory, at 612 N. Alameda.

 

577 Rear rooms of tortilla factory, 612 N. Alameda.

 

578 Rear of 612-614 N. Alameda.

 

Wrecking in rear of 612-614 N. Alameda.

 

580

 

581 Living quarters, up-stairs over 614 N. Alameda.

 

582 Kitchen of restaurant at 614 N. Alameda.

 

583 Rear of 614 N. Alameda.

 

584 326-332 Aliso St. Stables.

 

585 Stables at 407 Aliso St. corner Lyons.

 

586 Rear, row of stables, Aliso and Lyons St.

 

587 355 Aliso St., U. S. Stables.

 

588 Alley next to U. S. Stables, Aliso St.

 

589 Old stables at N. Alameda and Commercial Sts.

 

590 Old buildings at N. Alameda and Commercial Sts., looking towards 612 N. Alameda.

 

591 Old stables at N. Alameda and Commercial.

 

592 Avila and Romerig Sts. looking west.

 

593 Corner Avila and Romerig Sts. looking east.

 

594 Rear shacks at Avila and Romerig Sts.

 

595 Back yards at Avila and Romerig Sts.

 

596 Rear yards at Avila and Romerig Sts.

 

597 An "Apartment" in Chinatown.

 

598 Chinatown tenements.

 

599 Rear of Chinatown.

 

600 Chicken-coop in Chinatown living quarters. No light or ventilation.

 

601 Chinatown at 749-763 N. Alameda.

 

602 Chinatown, 763-749 N. Alameda.

 

603 Chinese shacks rear of So. Alameda, at Apaplasa St. showing new Hall of Justice in distance.

 

604 Chinese shacks - rear of So. Alameda at Apaplasa St.

 

605 Chinese shacks - dove cots, duck pens, etc. in rear of So. Alameda at Apaplasa St.

 

606 Chinese shacks, rear of So. Alameda at Apaplasa St.

 

607 Chinese quarters, 751 N. Alameda.

 

608 Rear views in Chinatown, 749-753 N. Alameda.

 

609 Crowded living quarters, Chinatown, 749-753 N. Alameda.

 

610 Dirty basements in Chinese quarters, 753 N. Alameda.

 

611 Chinatown, at 739-742 N. Alameda.

 

612 Living quarters, rear courts of Chinatown, 739-742 N. Alameda.

 

613 Cleaning up rear quarters of Chinatown, 739 N. Alameda.

 

614 Wrecking Chinatown, rear conditions, 739 N. Alameda.

 

615 Wrecking operations in Chinatown.

 

616 S. W. corner of 1st and Los Angeles Sts.

 

617 Rear S. W. corner of 1st and Los Angeles Sts.