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Title
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
This photo shows a huge cross being lifted by a crane, and men standing on a scaffold-like platform at the top of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles' campanile, awaiting its arrival. The Campanile (Italian for "bell tower") rises 156 feet and is topped by the 25 foot cross. At 10 feet per story, the tower is over 15 stories high. Architect Professor Rafael Moneo designed the upper portion of the Campanile so that different numbers and configurations of the bells can be seen from each of the four directions. Photo dated: December 19, 2001.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print:color ;18 x 13 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00105016
Gary Leonard Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b44_f4_i28
CARL0005206635
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/119808
Subject
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Building construction--California--Los Angeles
Catholic churches--California--Los Angeles
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Crosses--California--Los Angeles
Bunker Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Gary Leonard Collection photographs
Moneo, Jose´ Rafael

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