4 photographs of chute in sidewalk, Southern California, 1940. "Operator: Joe; For: General Insurance Co[mpany]; At: In front of Famous Dep[artmen]t Store, So[uth] Main St[reet]; Job: Several shots of delivery shute [sic] in sidewalk at north end of store. shoot from street in approx. position a truck would be if it were unloading into shute [sic]. 1 shot with the front doors open (show the back doors closed), 1 shot with all doors closed. (if someone there will close them for you.) File #490784. Story is that as a box was sliding down the shute [sic] it hit the closed doors and set up a vibration which upset the claiment [sic] as she was walking on the back doors.; Deliver to & Charge: General Insurance Co[mpany], Mr. Meredith.; Print Order: 1 ea[ch], 8x10, gl[ossy]" -- on card front. "Subject: Shute [sic] in sidewalk, Famous Dep[artmen]t Store, File #490784; Client: General Ins[urance], Meredith; Original Print Order: 1 ea[ch]; Size: 8x10; Finish: gl[ossy]; Job: 3-20-174; Year: 1940" -- on envelope front. "Operator's Report Name: Joe; 4 Original Photographs-Size: Amount: 7.50" -- on envelope back.