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Title
Church of the Angels
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Pierce, C. C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
C.C. Pierce & Co
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1890
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Dirt road leading to the Church of the Angels, located at 1100 Avenue 64 in Pasadena. Shows clock on bell tower and main entrance. The church is faced in sandstone mined from San Fernando Valley quarries and the interior walls are of red pressed brick. Modeled after Holmby St. Mary's Church near Dorky, Surrey, England, the church was designed by English architect Arthur Edmund Street and built by local architect Ernest Coxhead. The cornerstone was laid on April 20, 1889. Until 1899 this area of Pasadena was known as Garvanza.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00073958
Los Angeles Photographers Collection; C.C. Pierce Collection
CARL0000076792
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/126388
Subject
Church of the Angels (Pasadena, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Pasadena
Towers--California--Pasadena
Architecture--California--Pasadena--English influences
Pasadena (Calif.)
Garvanza (Calif.)
Coxhead, Ernest A.,1863-1933

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