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Title
City Hall tower after a lapse of nearly 20 years, shines forth again, thanks to an order by the Board of Public Works, 1958
Date Created and/or Issued
1958-01-17
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
Photograph of a night view of Los Angeles City Hall. "SHINING SYMBOL. City Hall tower after a lapse of nearly 20 years, shines forth again, thanks to an order by the Board of Public Works. The massive 800,000,000-lumen glow was turned on last night, will cost the city less than $1 a night". -- Examiner clipping attached to verso, dated , "January 17, 1958".
Streetscape. Horizontal photography.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m2837
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-598
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m2837
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-598.jpg
Subject
L. A.--Civic Building--City Hall--Night Views
Time Period
1958-01-17
Place
-118.24156,34.05505
-118.24149,34.05515
-118.24235,34.05204
-118.24366,34.05458
200 North Spring Street
California
City Hall
Downtown Los Angeles
Los Angeles
USA
Source
3-1275-02805-8064 [Barcode]
EXM-P-S-LOS-ANG-CIT-BUI-598 [Original Filename]
Subjects 319 [Print Box]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Prints Collection, late 1920's - 1961
examiner-m4404

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