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Bullocks Wilshire by Margaret L. Davis

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Published by Balcony Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English



  • California, Southern


  • Bullock"s Wilshire (Department store) -- History.,
  • Bullock"s Wilshire (Department store) -- Pictorial works.,
  • Department stores -- California, Southern -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-116).

StatementMargaret Leslie Davis.
ContributionsBullock, John G., 1854-1939.
LC ClassificationsHF5465.U6 B853 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL825799M
ISBN 100964311933
LC Control Number95083656

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