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Carnegie San Pedro Branch Library to be lowered
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Public Library Institutional Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1922
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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View of the second building of the San Pedro Branch Library, located at 820 S. Beacon St., in the process of being moved. In 1922, the City of Los Angeles ordered Beacon St. to be lowered by 14ft., requiring that the library be lowered as well. A sign posted on the structure reads, "This Work Being Done By Kress House Moving Co.[,]Expert Engineers".
1 photograph : b&w
Photographic prints
Los Angeles Public Library Institutional Collection
San Pedro Regional Library (San Pedro, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Branch libraries--California--San Pedro (Los Angeles)
Carnegie libraries--California--Los Angeles
Library moving--California--Los Angeles
Neoclassicism (Architecture)--California--San Pedro (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--San Pedro (Los Angeles)
San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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