Nav_Bar_Top.JPG (9724 bytes)



Nav_Bar_Left.JPG (4908 bytes)


Go North Go South
Central Avenue, 1940, 1965, 1995, 1999.
Top/First layer: Miscellaneous Scenes on Central Ave., 1999 (with 1940 directory entry for Lupita's). La Virgin de Guadalupe has been "defaced" by anti-Catholic vandals.

Second Layer: Robbert Flick sequential view of Central Ave at 42nd Place, "The Block" at center of 1940s "Eastside" neighborhood. The Dunbar Hotel is building with arched windows at right of layer.

Third Layer: Central Avenue and 40th Place (Business streetscape), Panorama composed of eight separate frames (P. Ethington and K. Kwok, 1999).

Fourth Layer: 34th and Naomi (residential streetscape) Panorama composed of eight separate frames (P. Ethington and K. Kwok, 1999).

Fifth/Bottom Layer: Watts Uprising, 1965. Images from McCone Commission Report, 1966.
Click Here or Image to Enlarge
Return to Central Ave. Path Map
View Quicktime movie clip of this block, year 2000