Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Sign, Billboard and Theatre Marquee Regulation and the Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance
Sign, Billboard and Theatre Marquee Regulation and the Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (57.21 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
 
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sign, Billboard and Theatre Marquee Regulation and the Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance
    Dates: 1940s to 1960s
    Collection Number: Sign, Billboard and Theatre Marquee Regulation and the Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance
    Creator/Collector: Nate Singer Harry W. Hartman Western Photo Co., Los Angeles Loew's Fox Theatres United Artists City of San Diego Ford Chevrolet Pontiac Indian Motorcycles De Soto Plymouth Taylor Motor Co. Hudson
    Extent: Numerous files of the Clerk's Office, City of San Diego, labelled Signs and Billboard Regulation, including. ordinances and their histories, brochures, photographs of signs and billboards on businesses, sidewalks, roadsides and highways; drawings, specs, correspondence and citizen input.
    Online items available
    Repository: San Diego City Clerk’s Archives
    San Diego, California 92101
    Abstract: Numerous files of the Clerk's Office, City of San Diego, labelled Signs and Billboard Regulation, including. ordinances and their histories, brochures, photographs of signs and billboards on businesses, sidewalks, roadsides and highways; drawings, specs, correspondence and citizen input. Special features; cinema, theatres and auto dealerships. Includes beautiful 8 x 10 B&W photos from the 1940s of all the old movie cinemas in San Diego, as well as numerous old cinemas in Los Angeles, Culver City and Long Beach
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    public, municipal records

    Publication Rights

    public, municipal records

    Preferred Citation

    Sign, Billboard and Theatre Marquee Regulation and the Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance. San Diego City Clerk’s Archives

    Acquisition Information

    public, municipal records

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Numerous files of the Clerk's Office, City of San Diego, labelled Signs and Billboard Regulation, including. ordinances and their histories, brochures, photographs of signs and billboards on businesses, sidewalks, roadsides and highways; drawings, specs, correspondence and citizen input. Special features; cinema, theatres and auto dealerships. Includes beautiful 8 x 10 B&W photos from the 1940s of all the old movie cinemas in San Diego, as well as numerous old cinemas in Los Angeles, Culver City and Long Beach.

    Indexing Terms

    Signs
    Billboards
    Theatres
    Marquees
    Sign regulation
    Billboard regulation
    Sidewalk Billboard Ordinance
    Signs and Billboard Ordinance
    Highway 101
    Highway 80
    Rose Canyon
    Torrey Pines
    Cinema
    Movies
    movies from 1945 and 1946
    1940s cinema
    Balboa Theatre
    Adams Theatre
    California Theatre
    Automobiles
    Auto dealerships
    Ford
    Chevrolet
    Pontiac
    De Soto
    Indian Motorcycles
    Western Photo
    Hotel Churchill
    Plymouth
    Taylor Motor Co., Hudson
    Dee Gee Market
    Loyola Theatre
    Hotel Churchill
    State Theatre
    Crest Theatre, San Diego
    Crest Theatre, Long Beach
    Culver Theatre, Culver City
    Fox Theatre
    North Park Theatre
    Balboa Theatre
    Balboa Theater
    Adams Theatre
    California Theatre
    Los Angeles Theatre
    Western Photo Co.
    Orpheum Theatre
    Walkers
    Fox Theatres
    United Artists
    Loyola Theatre
    Crest Theatre
    State Theatre
    Loew's
    North Park Theatre
    Balboa Theatre or Theater
    Stationers" Corporation
    State Pharmacy
    Adams Theatre
    California Theatre
    Ford auto
    Chevrolet
    De Soto auto
    Pontiac
    Indian Motorcycles
    Los Angeles Theatre
    Orpheum Theatre
    Walkers
    Klein's
    San Diego
    El Cajon
    Torrey Pines grade
    Rose Canyon
    North Park
    Long Beach
    Los Angeles
    Adams Avenue
    Gas Lamp District
    photos
    photographs
    8 x 11" black and white
    ordinances
    regulations
    correspondence
    brochures
    campaign
    memoranda
    regulation
    retail
    advertising
    auto dealer
    cinema owner