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Title
Los Angeles City Hall
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Creator
Moss Photo
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
View of the new Los Angeles City Hall, completed in 1928, with sky writing over the building reading "prosperity." This Goodhueesque structure has classical detailing at the base (Greek, main entrance & Romanesque arcades), with a Moderne campanile-like tower influenced by Ziggurat construction ; made of light colored California granite, it was the tallest building in L.A. for many years. It is seen here from the SE corner of S. Spring & Temple Streets. Architects: Associated Architects John C. Austin, John Parkinson & Albert C. Martin.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00018040
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Buildings-City Hall.; S-006-234 4x5
CARL0000021292
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/88466
Subject
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Public buildings--California--Los Angeles

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