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Hollywood and the de Longpre´ residence
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Beam, Charles W
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1925
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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View reveals numerous homes throughout Hollywood and the Hollywood Hills. Near the center of the image is the Mission Revival/Islamic style Hollywood residence and art gallery once owned by artist Paul de Longpre´ (1855-1911). The home, located on the west side of Cahuenga Blvd. at Hollywood Blvd., is on property Longpre´ obtained from Mrs. Wilcox Beveridge after he moved to Los Angeles in 1889. The once open areas and gardens around the residence were gradually filled in with homes and apartment buildings, as indicated by this photo. The residence was a popular tourist destination between the late 1890s and the late 1910s. It was demolished in 1927.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Hollywood-Residences-De Longpre.; S-001-853 4x5
Dwellings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Spanish influences
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Islamic influences
Longpre´, Paul de,1855-1911
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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