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Title
Malaga Cove School, Palos Verdes Estates, California
Contributor
Allison, David C. (architect)
Allison, James E. (architect)
Johnson, Anton (builder)
Date Created and/or Issued
1928-02-15
Contributing Institution
Palos Verdes Library District
Collection
Palos Verdes Homes Association Photo Collection
Rights Information
Electronically digitized by the Palos Verdes Library District from the Palos Verdes Library Local History Room Photo Collection. Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use. To obtain permission and images for publication purposes please contact the Palos Verdes Library District.
Description
Image shows elevated view looking northwest, with the tower of Malaga Cove School, located at 385 Via Almar in Malaga Cove, visible at far right. Three automobiles are visible parked along Via Almar in foreground, with three residences visible in background at left, identified (left to right) as the Edward Martin residence (424 Paseo del Mar); the Haggarty Estate (under construction, 421 Paseo del Mar); and the H.L. Schmidt residence (408 Paseo del Mar.) Santa Monica Bay is visible in the distance. The grammar school, built for a cost of $85,000, opened on April 5, 1926 and received an Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects for the most notable school architecture in Southern California for the years 1925-26.
Date Built: 1925
Photo Source: Palos Verdes Homes Association
Citation: Palos Verdes Bulletin, March 1928, p. 3.
PVH building permit #49; two prints available, with copy print taken by Robert C. Schaeffer, Palos Verdes Estates.
Type
Text
Format
1 photographic print (b/w); 7.25 x 9.25 in.
Identifier
pvld:2802
bar code: 000030999
negative number: 554
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt5b69q8w3
Subject
Malaga Cove School (Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.)
Schools--California--Palos Verdes Estates
Towers
Bird's-eye views

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