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Title
Map no. 1 of Angeleno Heights, Los Angeles City, California, March 1886
Creator
Wright, E. T. (Edward T.)
Contributor
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Date Created and/or Issued
1886
Contributing Institution
Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
Collection
Hurley/Wright Surveyors Map Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Hand drawn map on linen showing areas bounded by Edqeware Road, Kellam Avenue, Carroll Avenue, Calumet Avenue, Bellevue Avenue, and Waters Street. Map number 546.
Angeleno Heights (also known as Angelino Heights) is among the oldest areas in the Echo Park district of Los Angeles. E. T. (Edward Thomas) Wright was county surveyor three times in Los Angeles County, his first term beginning in 1884 and his last ending in 1898. He also served as county surveyor for San Bernadino County. Partnering with W. B. Nicholson, he formed Wright and Nicholson to survey areas of Los Angeles and San Bernadino counties. As the maps in this collection attest, Wright was instrumental in the development of many parts of Los Angeles.
Type
image
Format
image/tiff
Extent
1 sheet; 17.25 x 22.5 in.
Identifier
sc_hwmc000580001
http://digitalcollections.lmu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/hwmaps/id/136
Language
English
Subject
Surveying--California--Los Angeles County--19th century
Surveying--California--History
California--Maps
Place
Echo Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Source
Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University
Relation
Hurley/Wright Surveyors Map Collection
064
Box No. 1

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