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Title
New West Hollywood Branch
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Creator
Whittington, Dick
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Designed by Honnold & Rex, this 4,000 sq. ft. branch, located at 1403 N.Gardner Street, was constructed of brick and stucco with a steel and wood roof. In 1987, the branch was renamed the Will and Ariel Durant Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library, and in 2005 a new branch on Sunset Boulevard replaced this structure.
Exterior view of the second building which served as the West Hollywood Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library, located at 1403 N.Gardner Street. The entrance is hidden behind the front courtyard seen in the center of the image. Glimpses of neighboring residences are present in the background on the left and right sides. Photograph dated October 16, 1959.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00080494
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Libraries-LAPL-Branches-West Hollywood Branch; S-004-344 4x5 (Additional print)
CARL0000080093
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/111745
Subject
Los Angeles Public Library.--West Hollywood Branch
Branch libraries--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Architecture, Modern--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Honnold & Rex

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