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Title
Poet McGroarty's hilltop home harbors many memories
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1948
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
This Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument is located at 7570 McGroarty Terrace. Known as McGroarty Arts Center, which was managed by the Department of Recreation and Parks from 1953 until 1974, when management was transferred to the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles. Over twenty years later, McGroarty Arts Center was privatized and has since been operated by a non-profit organization in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles.
Photograph caption dated August 16, 1948 reads, "Entrance way to poet's home - This sign introduces visitors to mansion-like residence built in hills by Mr. McGroarty. Behind namepost lies 18 1/2 acres of rugged property owned by poet."; See images #00031254; 00127660 through #00127666 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00127661
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d033_f11_i6
CARL0005448166
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/59293
Subject
McGroarty, John Steven,--1862-1944--Homes and haunts
Rancho Chupa Rosa (Los Angeles, Calif.)
McGroarty Arts Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ranches--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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