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"Hopecrest" on Bunker Hill
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Haufe, John H
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Located at 357 S. Hope Street on Bunker Hill and designed by Joseph C. Newsom, the home was built in 1891 for Rev. Edward T. Hildreth, a Congregational minister. Between 1946 and 1952, John & Mabel Haufe owned the home, renamed "Hopecrest," and lovingly restored it to its former glory. The structure has since been demolished and replaced with the Security Pacific Bank Building, later the Bank of America Plaza.
Exterior of the "Hopecrest," commonly known as the Hildreth Mansion, as seen from across the intersection of Hope and Fourth streets. Numerous stairs lead up to the house, which is surrounded by palms, flowers, shrubs, and trees.
1 photographic print :col. ;36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
John & Mabel Haufe Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Hildreth Mansion (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dwellings--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Mansions--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Queen Anne revival (Architecture)--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Stairs--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Flowers--California--Los Angeles
Palms--California--Los Angeles
Lampposts--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Bunker Hill (Los Angeles)
Hope Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Fourth Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bunker Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
John & Mabel Haufe Collection photographs
Newsom, Joseph C

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