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Beverly Hills Water Treatment Plant
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1928
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Designed by Los Angeles architects: Salisbury, Bradshaw and Arthur Taylor and built in 1927, the building was affectionately called the "Public Water Cathedral" because of its monumental Spanish Romanesque style. In January 1991, it became the Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study, home of the Margaret Herrick Library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Exterior view of City of Beverly Hills Water Treatment Plant No. 1, located at 333 South La Cienega Boulevard.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Beverly Hills-Buildings-Water Treatment Plant; A-002-755 4x5
Public buildings--California--Beverly Hills
Romanesque revival (Architecture)--California--Beverly Hills--Spanish influences
Streets--California--Beverly Hills
La Cienega Boulevard (Beverly Hills, Calif.)
Beverly Hills (Calif.)
Salisbury, Bradshaw & Taylor

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