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Title
Aerial view of U.C.L.A
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Creator
Hoover, Thelner
Date Created and/or Issued
1929
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
Aerial view of U.C.L.A., taken from the Goodyear blimp, while the campus was under construction in 1929. The view is looking southeast. Royce Hall appears on the bottom left, Powell Library is at the bottom right, with Haines Hall and Kinsey Hall behind them, on left and right. Both Royce Hall and Kinsey Hall were built in 1928-29 and designed by Allison and Allison, Architects. Powell Library was built in 1927-29 and Haines Hall was built in 1928. Both buildings were designed by architect George W. Kelham. These four buildings were constructed in a northern Italian Romanesque Revival style. Farther behind in the photo is the bridge, which crosses the gulley to the east, to Hilgard Avenue. The bridge was designed by architect George W. Kelham. The Holmby Hills - Westwood area, had few houses at this time. Wilshire Boulevard crosses the photo to the top. Photo dated: April 11, 1929.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00042349
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Universities and colleges-UCLA-Construction.; S-002-216 4x5; A-011-903 4x5 (Additional print)
CARL0000047623
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/101402
Subject
University of California, Los Angeles
Architecture--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Building--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Universities and colleges--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Libraries--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Aerial photographs
Kelham, George W.(George William),1871-1936
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Allison & Allison

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