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Sawtelle neighborhood

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  1. 1. Sawtelle Boulevard<br />“Japantown”<br />West Los Angeles<br />
  2. 2. Then and Now<br />New Japantown (after WWII): After 1950’s<br />Sawtelle Place now<br />
  3. 3. One of the early postwar stores in japantown<br />One of the early Post-War stores<br />Sawtelle Food Market, circa 1947<br />
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  5. 5. Japanese Institute of Sawtelle, 1929<br />1929<br />
  6. 6. New and Old Japantown Nurseries<br />
  7. 7. Hide Sushi<br />
  8. 8. Naramura realty<br />Prime property developer of sawtelle blvd, 1955<br />Art Store at Japantown<br />Naramura Realty; Prime property developer of Sawtelle Blvd. 1955<br />
  9. 9. Futaba café, osho, realty<br />Sawtelle blvd street scene in japantown during early 1950’s<br />Futaba Café, Osho, Naramura Realthy<br />Sawtelle Blvd street scene during early 1950’s<br />1940’s<br />
  10. 10. yamaguchi<br />Art store at japantown<br />1950’s<br />Japanese Eateries<br />
  11. 11. Historic Sites<br />Sawtelle Boulevard<br />
  12. 12. Pre-world war ii west la Buddhist temple was demolished for a newly structured building in 1950 at the same site. Located at the corner of Corinth and la grange aves, west of sawtelle<br />Pre-World War II, West Los Angeles Buddhist Temple.<br /> It was demolished for a new building at the same site in 1950.<br />
  13. 13. Kobayaka boarding house<br />Provided rooms to singles primarily after world war ii<br />Kobayaka Boarding House; <br /> Provided rooms & boards to singles primarily after WWII<br />
  14. 14. Old Soldier’s Home<br />1910<br />
  15. 15. Equitable nursery<br />1936, full block 11020 olympic blvd<br />“Old soldiers” observing memorial day at the cemetery in the early 20th century.<br />Old Soldiers’ Home<br />Old solders playing poker<br />
  16. 16. Ikkanda automotive service, 1920<br />Sawtelle Now<br />