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Title
Church of the Angels, cornerstone service
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1889
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
Public viewing of the laying of the corner stone of the Church of the Angels. The church is faced in sandstone mined from San Fernando Valley quarries and the interior walls are of red pressed brick. Modeled after Holmby St. Mary's Church near Dorky, Surrey, England, the church was designed by English architect Arthur Edmund Street and built by local architect Ernest Coxhead. The cornerstone was laid on April 20, 1889. Until 1899 this area of Pasadena was known as Garvanza.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00019787
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Churches-Church of the Angels.; N-004-473 8x10
CARL0000024894
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/89455
Subject
Church of the Angels (Pasadena, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Pasadena
Architecture--California--Pasadena--English influences
Cornerstone laying--California--Pasadena
Coxhead, Ernest A.,1863-1933
Pasadena (Calif.)
Garvanza (Calif.)

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