This fantastic video shows Hollywood Blvd–within view of my window–in 1927. For some reason, this aerial shot is reversed.
I got into San Diego this afternoon and checked into the Se hotel, in the Gaslamp quarter. I regularly check Shorpy, a website dedicated to displaying old photos, mostly from the turn-of-the-century. For the first time, they had one of San Diego, taken from the U.S. Grant building, two blocks away from the Se. The […]