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Aerial view of Los Angeles County Hospital and surroundings
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Spence Air Photos (Firm)
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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L.A. County Hospital and USC Medical School were first affiliated in 1885, so the hospital is commonly known as Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, as well as County USC. It has become one of the largest and busiest public hospitals and medical training centers in the western United States; offering 745 inpatient beds, treating over 28% of the region's trauma victims, recording nearly 39,000 inpatient discharges, 150,000 emergency department visits, and approximately 1 million ambulatory care visits per year.
Aerial view of East Los Angeles and Boyle Heights neighborhoods revealing the Art Deco Los Angeles County General Hospital (center), surrounded by a multitude of residential dwellings. Photo dated: June 15, 1932.
1 photographic print :b&w ;18 x 24 cm.
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Hospitals-County Hospital.
Los Angeles County General Hospital
Dwellings--California--Boyle Heights (Los Angeles)
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Medical centers--California--Los Angeles
Boyle Heights (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Aerial views
Boyle Heights (Los Angeles, Calif.)
East Los Angeles (Calif.)--Aerial views
East Los Angeles (Calif.)
Slade, Milton.

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