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Title
Intersection of Hill and 3rd streets
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Reagh, William
Date Created and/or Issued
1978
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
The Security Pacific Bank Building was renamed Bank of America Plaza in 2004.
Looking west from the intersection of Hill and 3rd Streets toward Bunker Hill and the 3rd Street tunnel. The area is empty and shows evidence of grading prior to construction. Security Pacific Bank Building is in the background. This building was located on the SE corner of S. Flower and W. 3rd St. The 55 story tower has facades accentuated by 36 vertical piers sheathed in Spanish granite. The entrance to the tower (not visible here) has a large red arched steel sculpture by Alexander Calder. Security Pacific Plaza (World HQ's) was built 1973-75. Architects: A.C. Martin & Associates.; Reagh photographed this scene in the 1940s, negative #A-004-186 4x5; and in 1986, negative #A-004-187 4x5.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00017537
William Reagh Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
A-004-183 4x5
CARL0000002948
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/124754
Subject
Bank of America Plaza (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Security Pacific National Bank
Tunnels--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Hill Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Third Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Third Street Tunnel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Bunker Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Albert C. Martin and Associates

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