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Title
Church of the Angels (Episcopal)
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Interior view of the Church of the Angels, located at 1100 Avenue 64 in Pasadena. The church is faced in sandstone mined from San Fernando Valley quarries and the interior walls are of red pressed brick (see right). The redwood ceiling nicely complements the stained glass window which depicts the Resurrection of Jesus Christ (background). A statue of an angel faces parishioners (foreground center). Modeled after Holmby St. Mary's Church near Dorky, Surrey, England, the church was designed by English architect Arthur Edmund Street and built by local architect Ernest Coxhead. The cornerstone was laid on April 20, 1889. Until 1899 this area of Pasadena was known as Garvanza.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00019785
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Churches-Church of the Angels.
CARL0000025146
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/89498
Subject
Church of the Angels (Pasadena, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Pasadena
Architecture--California--Pasadena--English influences
Glass painting and staining--California--Pasadena
Coxhead, Ernest A.,1863-1933
Garvanza (Calif.)
Pasadena (Calif.)

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