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Title
Venice Beach Recreation Center
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
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
Aerial view of Venice Beach Recreation Center, officially dedicated on Oct. 21, 1961, with a two-day celebration. Mayor Samuel Yorty and Councilman Karl Lundberg, 11th District, co-chaired the committee in charge of the celebration. The Center was designed by the architectural firm of Vernon Duckett and Associates and built by contractor William J. Shirley at a cost of $867,000 with financing under provisions of the City's recreation and park bond fund. Photo dated: Nov. 18, 1961.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00058795
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 372.
CARL0000062484
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22605
Subject
Venice Beach Recreation Center
Recreation centers--California--Venice (Los Angeles)
Community centers--California--Venice (Los Angeles)
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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