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Title
Organ of the First Baptist Church of Los Angeles
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1923]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
The First Baptist Church of Los Angeles has had three locations: 6th and Fort (later renamed Broadway), 725 S. Flower, and 760 South Westmoreland Avenue.
Interior view of the second building of the First Baptist Church of Los Angeles, located at 725 S. Flower Street. The minister (front row with mustache) and choir members have posed in front of their large and ornate Kilgen organ. Angels have been painted on each side of the arch which encloses the organ's pipes. The memorial plaque on the organ, seen in the center of the image, reads, "Presented by A.C. Potter June 1887 in Memory of His Parents."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00076393
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Churches-First Baptist Church
CARL0004762383
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/112885
Subject
First Baptist Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Baptist church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Choirs (Music)--California--Los Angeles
Organ (Musical instrument)--California--Los Angeles
Organ pipes

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