North Main Street is one of the streets in Los Angels Metro.

In 1916, Japanese-American businessman Takejiro Kusanagi invested $55,000 to buy land and a house along the street, and moved his grocery and kimono store from Pasadena. (1)

After that, prices soared, and the land and houses in the area were bought by the Bank of Italy for $175,000. (1)


  1. 草柳竹次郎氏」露木惣蔵『昭和聖代在米神奈川県人』在米神奈川県人社、1934・昭和9、133頁