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Title
Griffith Observatory
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
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
The Griffith Observatory and the main building, the planetarium, are seen from below and from the back. A hiking path has been cut into the hillside below, on the south side, but brush still covers much of the area. The observatory was completed in 1935. Architects: John C. Austin and Frederick M. Ashley.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :color
Photographic prints
Identifier
00010300
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Parks-Griffith Observatory
CARL0000012286
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/84359
Subject
Griffith Observatory
Observatories--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Austin, John C. W.(John Corneby Wilson),1870-1963
Ashley, Frederick M
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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