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Title
Washington Irving Branch Library
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1926
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
Exterior view of the Washington Irving Branch Library, designed by Allison & Allison, architects, and built in 1926 in Romanesque Revival style. It is Los Angeles Cultural Monument #307. Contractor was Gene B. Foster. Its materials included hollow tile, brick and stucco, with a tile roof. Approximate cost was $25,000. It opened to the public on December 15, 1926.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00038126
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1145.
CARL0000041676
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/12100
Subject
Los Angeles Public Library.--Washington Irving Branch
Branch libraries--California--Los Angeles
Library buildings--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Allison & Allison

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