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Know Your City No.4 Beethoven statue in Pershing Square, Los Angeles, 1955
Date Created and/or Issued
November 21, 1955
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4761
ANSWER: Surely you recognized the statue, in studied stride, of Beethoven that stands in Pershing Square. The statue faces the intersection of 5th and Olive Sts., being out in this new position after having been stored during the excavation for the parking garage beneath the park
KNOW YOUR CITY, NO.4 -- For years he was for the birds. But he went away for a while. And when he came back he was looking the other way. And, if he could, he'd probably make a note of that. Just for fun, who is he? And where is he? Answer on Page 9, Part 2.
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Statues--California--Los Angeles
Pershing Square (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Plazas--California--Los Angeles
Public sculpture--California--Los Angeles
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827--Statues
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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