Hollywood Heritage Museum

The Hollywood Heritage Museum is located in the old Lasky-De Mille barn.

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This building was originally located near Vine and Selma Streets in Hollywood but it was moved to this location across from the Hollywood Bowl. Note: the building is not sinking. It's just the angle I took the picture at.

This building was originally located near Vine and Selma Streets but moved to this location years ago. Note: the building is not sinking. It’s just the angle I took the picture at.

The plaque next to the front door.

C. B. DeMille used this location and the land surrounding it to film The Squaw Man. It was the first feature motion picture filmed in Hollywood.

C. B. DeMille used this location (Selma & Vine) and the land surrounding it to film The Squaw Man. The Squaw Man was the first feature length motion picture filmed in Hollywood. I’ve never seen it but I’m going to look for it.

This is C. B.'s office.

This is C. B.’s office. There’s a better picture at the end of this post.

I like this sign on his desk.

I like this sign on his desk.

They had these great nickelodeon machines. The yellow one worked.

They had these old nickelodeon machines. The yellow one worked.

One of the movies being shown.

One of the movies being shown.

And here's the other one.

And here’s the other movie.

They had lots of great posters too.

They had lots of great posters too.

There was a whole corner devoted to Rudolph Valentino.

There was a whole corner devoted to Rudolph Valentino and a short film about him played nearby in a loop.

They had an array of souvenir programs.

The museum had an array of souvenir programs from movie premiers.

They had a display on the first tourist attraction in Hollywood.

There was a display on the first tourist attraction in Hollywood.

This is what DeLongpre's house looked like.

This is what DeLongpre’s house looked like.

The odd motion picture camera.

There was an assortment of old-timey movie cameras. This one is a 1916 Powers Cameragraph Projector.

A place to take a selfie though I didn't.

A place to take a selfie.

A case devoted to long ago Hollywood restaurants.

A case devoted to bygone Hollywood restaurants.

Some Mary Pickford artifacts.

Some Mary Pickford artifacts.

One or two old film props. This is from The Cheat.

Some old film props were on display. This is from The Cheat.

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This image of John Barrymore was painted for a scene in ALL ABOUT EVE. It's in the background in the scene that delt with the presentation of the Sara Siddons award

This image of John Barrymore was painted for a scene in All About Eve. It’s in the background during the banquet that deals with the presentation of the Sara Siddons award.

This was a slave costume used in The Ten Commandments. I can't see myself wearing it because I'm too modest but I can envision Chris Hemsworth (THOR) wearing it.

A costume used in The Ten Commandments. I can’t see myself wearing it because I’m too modest but I can envision Chris Hemsworth (THOR) wearing it.

I like this simple poster the best. It must be the color that I'm drawn to.

I like this simple poster. It must be the color that I’m drawn to.

They have artifacts from demolished structures. This one is from the Hollywood Hotel.

They have artifacts from demolished structures. This one is from the Hollywood Hotel.

The Hotel Hollywood was torn down years ago.

The Hotel Hollywood was torn down in August of 1956.

You can see C.B.'s office in this brochure. They had better lighting and a better angle.

You can see C.B.’s office in this brochure. They had better lighting and a better angle.

It's right across the street from the Hollywood Bowl.

It’s right across the street from the Hollywood Bowl.