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Title
L.A. National Cemetery
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Creator
Moore, Cary
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1990]
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
View of the Los Angeles National Cemetery. Originally a 20-acre tract of land, the Los Angeles National Cemetery opened as one of 11 facilities operated by the Veterans Administration on lands shared with national veterans' homes or asylums for disabled soldiers. It was dedicated on May 22, 1889, and through the years has expanded to 114.5 acres. Those interred there are war veterans from the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, and other American conflicts; the number of interments through fiscal year 2006 was 85,160. The Los Angeles National Cemetery is located at 950 South Sepulveda Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00013375
Cary Moore Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
S-008-199 4x5
CARL0000018115
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/117090
Subject
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Cemeteries--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Veterans
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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