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Cahuenga Branch Library
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Public Library Legacy Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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This branch was built with a $35,000 grant from Andrew Carnegie. Architect C.H. Russel designed this Italian Renaissance style building, which, at the time it opened in 1916, was intended to serve a community of workers in the then nearby orange and avocado groves and wheat fields.
Exterior view of Cahuenga Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library, located at 4591 Santa Monica Boulevard.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Los Angeles Public Library Legacy Collection
Los Angeles Public Library.--Cahuenga Branch
Branch libraries--California--Los Angeles
Carnegie libraries--California--Los Angeles
Renaissance revival (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--East Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Russel, Clarence H
Santa Monica Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
East Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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