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Poet McGroarty's hilltop home harbors many memories
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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, "California's most beloved - Memory of Mr. McGroarty still hangs heavily in expanse of hilltop home where this portrait of late writer and Catholic leader dominates living room wall. He died just before 82nd birthday, was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles."; See images #00031254; 00127660 through #00127666 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
McGroarty, John Steven,--1862-1944--Portraits
McGroarty, John Steven,--1862-1944--Homes and haunts
McGroarty Arts Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Philanthropists--United States
Poets laureate--United States
Legislators--United States
Dwellings--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Ranches--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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