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Title
Bunker Hill panorama
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1890]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Designed by architect John Hall and erected in 1886, the ornate Crocker Mansion was built at a cost of $45,000 for Mrs. Margaret E. Crocker, widow of Edwin Bryant Crocker, a California Supreme Court Justice. The Rose Mansion was designed by architects Curlett & Eisen at a cost of around $50,000 and completed in 1888.
Bunker Hill neighborhood, as seen from east of Hill Street (foreground). 3rd Street (lower center) is to the left of the First Congregational Church (lower right), which later became the Central Baptist Church then lastly the Unitarian Church. The Crocker Mansion is seen in the upper right and the Leonard John Rose (with copula) residence at Fourth Street and Grand Avenue is present in the upper left.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00026614
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Residences-Bunker Hill; S-000-068 8x10; S-000-441 4x5; A-001-000 4x5; N-001-402 8x10
CARL0005059123
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/94731
Subject
Rose, L. J.--(Leonard John),--1827-1899--Homes and haunts
Congregational Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Crocker Mansion (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Rose Mansion (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Queen Anne revival (Architecture)--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Congregational churches--California--Los Angeles
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Dirt roads--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Mansions--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Panoramic views
Cityscape photographs
Hall, John
Hill Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Third Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bunker Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Curlett & Eisen
Time Period
1881-1890

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