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Los Angeles Orphanage, front view
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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A long driveway lined with palms leads to the Los Angeles Orphanage, established by the Daughters of Charity who arrived in Los Angeles in 1856. In 1890, they replaced their original orphanage near Alameda and Macy Streets with this brick building in Boyle Heights.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1650; HE-001-624 4x5
Los Angeles Orphanage
Orphanages--California--Boyle Heights (Los Angeles)
Driveways--California--Boyle Heights (Los Angeles)
Palms--California--Boyle Heights (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Boyle Heights (Los Angeles)
Boyle Heights (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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