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Old Posted Mar 14, 2014, 8:46 AM
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NE corner Los Angeles and Winston

For many years it was home to the Excelsior Laundry. The LA County Assessor says the building dates to 1895. Here it is on January 1, 1907, behind the two small houses:

USC Digital Library -- http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/co.../id/1482/rec/7

1933:

USC Digital Library -- http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/co...d/36118/rec/11

Detail:



GSV

Detail:

GSV

Hard-to-read 1894 Sanborn; 3rd floor is unfinished:

LAPL

Easier-to-read 1906 Sanborn; note barn at bottom:

LAPL

Why they needed the barn:

LAPL -- http://jpg3.lapl.org/pics48/00073856.jpg
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