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Title
His Eminence Roger Cardinal Mahony
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Creator
Leonard, Gary
Date Created and/or Issued
2001
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
In this photo we see His Eminence Roger Cardinal Mahony (b. February 27, 1936), the fourth Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles, wearing a red hardhat and walking on the construction site of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles. All of the people walking next to, and behind him, can be seen wearing white hardhats. Construction of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles began in October 1998 with work on the Parking Garage. Excavation for the foundations of the Cathedral began in May 1999. The formal Blessing and Dedication took place on September 2, 2002. The Spanish architect, the world renowned, Pritzker Architecture Prize winning Professor Jose Rafael Moneo, designed the Cathedral and upon completion, the site was 5.6 acres bound by Temple Street, Grand Avenue, Hill Street and the Hollywood Freeway. The final cost was $189.7 million. Photo dated: June 18, 2001.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :color
Photographic prints
Identifier
00063169
Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b41_f3_i30
CARL0000067829
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/118989
Subject
Mahony, Roger Michael,--1936-
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Catholic churches--California--Los Angeles
Building sites--California--Los Angeles
Cardinals--United States
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Gary Leonard Collection photographs
Moneo, Jose´ Rafael
Time Period
2001-2010

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