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Know Your City No.18 Muse of Music, Dance, Drama statuary at entrance to the Hollywood Bowl, Calif
Date Created and/or Issued
December 5, 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) 825-4752
The statuary entitled "Muse of Music, Dance, Drama" was designed by sculptor George Stanley
ANSWER: Sure, it's the artistically modern statuary that overlooks the entrance to Hollywood Bowl. You've seen it hundreds of times. Its construction in 1940 was one of the last acts of the depression-- a WPA art project
KNOW YOUR CITY, NO. 18 -- This is a familiar symbol to people who go bowling. But don't look for any tenpins, because it was built when a lot of people were in the alleys. It still refuses to dance the music. Just for fun, What? Answer will be found on Page 32, Part2.
b&w negative
No linguistic content
Statues--California--Los Angeles
Art deco (Architecture)--California--Los Angeles
Historic buildings--California--Los Angeles County
Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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