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Title
Exterior view of Phineas Banning's mansion in Banning Park, Wilmington, 1964
Date Created and/or Issued
January 26, 1964
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-2254
Description
Declared Historic-Cultural Monument #25 by the City of Los Angeles in 1963.
BANNING MANSION-Phineas Banning, regarded as "Father of Los Angeles Harbor," would spend many hours in lookout tower atop his stately mansion built in 1864. His home, immaculately kept and still maintained with original furniture, is in Banning Park, Wilmington. It is open in summer.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b520_222739
ark:/21198/zz0002s17k
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Landmarks
Historic buildings--California--Wilmington
Greek revival (Architecture) $ California--Los Angeles
Lifestyle
Banning, Phineas, 1830-1885--Homes and haunts
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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