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Union Station
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection;
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1939
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Title supplied by cataloger.
John Parkinson and Donald B. Parkinson designed the 1939 Union Station, located at 800 North Alameda Street. The structure combines Spanish Colonial, Mission Revival, and Streamline Moderne style, with Moorish architectural details. Gladding, McBean & Co made most of the tile in the station. It was named the Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal (LAUPT) until Catellus Development, officially changed the name to Los Angeles Union Station (LAUS). The station was designated Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument #101 in 1972 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Building #80000811 in 1980.
View of the main entrance hall, clock tower, and rosebed of Union Station, where an unidentified little girl can be seen admiring a rose at the forefront. Union Station is located at 800 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. See images 00107280; 00107295 through 00107303 and 00107312 through 00107323 for additional photos in this series. Photograph circa 1939.
1 negative : safety ; 25 x 20 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
S-001-103.1 8x10
Union Passenger Terminal (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Terminals (Transportation)
Railroad stations
Architecture, Domestic--Mission style
Architecture, Domestic--Spanish influences
Clock towers
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Historic buildings
Historic sites
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Parkinson, John,--1861-1935
Parkinson, Donald B.--(Donald Berthold),--1895-1945
Time Period

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