WorldCat Identities

Laskey, Anne

Overview
Works: 455 works in 754 publications in 1 language and 755 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: N582.L7, 708.19493
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anne Laskey
Businesses, Santa Monica by Anne Laskey( Visual )

19 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking across the street towards a small Spanish style building containing three storefronts in the 120 block of Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica. The businesses are: Marie Wylan at 120 1/2 and Mirimar U Drive at 120. This building was later demolished and replaced with another commercial building. To the right are Lawrence Welk Plaza, later 100 Wilshire, and the Champagne Towers (center background), built by Lawrence Welk and principally designed by Cesar Pelli for the firm Daniel, Mann, Johnson & Mendenhall in 1969. 100 Wilshire is the tallest building in the city, and at this time, it was the headquarters for General Telephone
Apartments in Westwood by Anne Laskey( Visual )

18 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apartment buildings located at 10345 Wilshire Boulevard in the Westwood area of Los Angeles; the structure in the center has been demolished
Commercial building, Wilshire Boulevard by Anne Laskey( Visual )

15 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking northwest across S. Cloverdale Avenue towards a corner commercial building; this storefront at 5401 Wilshire Boulevard is seen when it was occupied by Tru Line Litho Service. Businesses in this Art Deco structure have addresses ranging from 5401 to 5403
Office building, Beverly Hills by Anne Laskey( Visual )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking up the side of an unidentified high-rise office building on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills, showing an architectural feature underneath the roofline that resembles decorative glass
Businesses on Wilshire Boulevard by Anne Laskey( Visual )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking southeast from across the street towards numerous storefronts located in the 5300 block of Wilshire Boulevard. From left to right we have coin and stamp dealer M. Meghrig & Sons, a nutrition center, Michaels' Hair Fashions, a Jack LaLanne European Health Spa, Dale's Jeweler's, Joel's Studio of Photography, and the Darkroom Camera Shop
Westwood United Methodist Church by Anne Laskey( Visual )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastern façade of the Westwood United Methodist Church, as seen from the parking lot. The Art Deco/Gothic revival style church, located at 10497 Wilshire Boulevard, initially opened as the Wilshire Community Church. A high-rise residential building, typical of what is seen in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, is present in the background
Condominiums, Westwood by Anne Laskey( Visual )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exterior of a condominium complex located at 10401 Wilshire Boulevard in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles
Office building on Wilshire Boulevard by Anne Laskey( Visual )

10 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exterior of an ornate building containing offices and commercial space, located at 6311 Wilshire Boulevard; while still standing, this structure has been greatly remodeled
Dominguez-Wilshire Building by Anne Laskey( Visual )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking southeast from across the street towards the Dominguez-Wilshire Building, located at 5410 Wilshire Boulevard. Storefronts are seen on the ground floor, which originally housed a Myer Siegel Department Store, and offices occupy the eight-story tower. This classic Art Deco structure was designed by Morgan, Walls & Clements and built in 1930
George C. Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries by Anne Laskey( Visual )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exterior view of the George C. Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries, located at 5801 Wilshire Boulevard. Designed by the architectural firm of Thornton, Fagan, and Associates and opened in 1977, the museum is named in honor of businessman and philanthropist George C. Page (1901-1999)
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences by Anne Laskey( Visual )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirrored exterior of the headquarters for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, located at 8949 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills, showing a reflection of a palm tree. This building was designed by Maxwell Starkman and officially dedicated on December 8, 1975
Brown Derby Plaza by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exterior of the Brown Derby Plaza, a strip mall located at 3377 Wilshire Boulevard, as seen from Alexandria Avenue; a sign for a food court appears on the right. The shell of the hat-shaped dome (upper center) from the first Brown Derby Restaurant, which was demolished in 1980, was saved and incorporated into this shopping center
May Company store on Wilshire Boulevard by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue, facing the distinctive corner gold tower and display windows of the Streamline Moderne May Co. department store. Located at 6067 Wilshire Boulevard, the store was designed by Albert C. Martin and Samuel A. Marx
Los Angeles County Museum of Art by Carol Westwood( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outside one of the buildings at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, located at 6060 Wilshire Boulevard and designed by William L. Pereira and Associates
Mutual of Omaha on Wilshire Boulevard by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offices for Mutual of Omaha in the E. Clem Wilson Building (later Samsung), located at 5217 Wilshire Boulevard. Designed by Meyer & Holler and built in 1930, this Art Deco building is a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument
Scottish Rite Temple statue by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close-up view of the "Zerubabel" statue by Albert Stewart, located on southern façade of the Scottish Rite Temple (later Wilshire International Pavilion). According to the Bible, Zerubbabel was the grandson of Jehoiachin and a governor of Judah. The temple, located at 4357 Wilshire Boulevard, was designed by Millard Sheets and cost $4 million to build in 1961
Wilshire Tower by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking southeast from across Wilshire Boulevard towards the exterior of the Wilshire Tower, the first Art Deco landmark tower built on the street. Over the years stores such as Desmond's and Silverwoods have occupied the ground floor while professionals have leased offices in the eight-story tower (left). Located at 5514 Wilshire Boulevard, the Zig-Zag Moderne building was designed by architect Gilbert Stanley Underwood and built in 1928
Wilshire Theatre by Anne Laskey( Visual )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View of the east-facing side of the Wilshire Theatre, designed by S. Charles Lee and built between 1928-1930, showing a portion of the marquee and tower. This classic Art Deco structure, located at 8440 Wilshire, originally operated under the Fox theater chain and includes a 2,500 seat auditorium, a tower with residential and office space (no longer used), and commercial space on the ground floor
Statue outside Great Western Savings branch by Anne Laskey( Visual )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statue of American icon John Wayne on horseback welcomes visitors outside a branch for Great Western Savings, located at 8484 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. The now defunct financial institution had commissioned the art work as a lasting tribute to the actor who had served as their television spokesperson. This unique elliptical office building, designed by William L. Pereira and Associates and completed in 1973, has been known as the Flynt Building since 1984, when it became the headquarters for Flynt Publications
El Rey Theatre by Anne Laskey( Visual )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking north across the street at the El Rey Theatre, located at 5515 Wilshire Boulevard. Designed by Clifford Balch, this Art Deco and Streamline Moderne style theater, which has been a live music venue since 1994, is a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument
 
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