It was posted by @History_Pics which unfortunately did not provide a source. If you know the origins of this photo, please add that info here :)
Here are a few things you can see in this photo:
Here are some things you can't see in this photo:
- The MacArthur Freeway aka I-580.
- Q: It appears to have been taken with a long telephoto (which visually compresses things). where was it taken from?
Q: What was the original source of the photo?
A: It was taken in 1957 by Peter Jenny's father
Q: What is the tower to the right of Broadway past the Firestone sign?
A: The tower of Lyon Moving and Storage, later The Saw Mill Furniture