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Old Posted May 23, 2011, 1:31 AM
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Great DTLA sidewalk shots, ethereal! I used to not be a fan of terrazzo until some years ago, when it seemed to have made a comeback. Now I look at terrazzo floors in old buildings and some of them look pretty cool.

Some then and nows:

Wilshire Professional Building, 1929

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Another view from 1929

USC Archive

Same building, from Google Street View

Google Street View

I would like this building if the ground floor weren't so horribly destroyed. Screw Mr. Pizza!
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