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Memorial Coliseum and the Memorial Sports Arena, Exposition Park
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
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Welton Becket and Associates.; Kelly-Holiday
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Aerial view shows two major centers of interest, the Memorial Coliseum (left) and the Memorial Sports Arena (center); view is looking northwest. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, located at 3911 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on May 1, 1923 and was designed by John and Donald Parkinson; general contractor was Edwards, Widley & Dixon Company. The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, located at 3939 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on July 4, 1959 and was designed by Welton Becket; general contractor was L.E. Dixon Company. Figueroa Street can be seen from bottom left corner to middle right; the Harbor (110) Freeway runs across bottom right corner; Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard is seen from middle left to bottom right corner. Photograph taken for Pioneer Flint Kote. Photograph dated June 12, 1959.
1 negative :safety ;11 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 513-3
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Stadiums--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Arenas--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Interstate 110
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Parkinson, Donald B.(Donald Berthold),1895-1945
Parkinson, John,1861-1935
Time Period

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