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Know Your City No.39 Statue of St. Vincent de Paul and the children at St. Vincent's Hospital Los Angeles, Calif
Date Created and/or Issued
December 26, 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) 825-4741
ANSWER: It is the miniature statue of St. Vincent de Paul and the children that stands on the lawn in front of St. Vincent's Hospital on W 3rd St., at Alvarado St.
KNOW YOUR CITY, NO. 39 -- This statue depicting the compassion of a saint for little children faces a busy street in front of a prominent institution. But thousands rush past every day probably without even noticing. What and where? Answer on Page 34, Part 1.
b&w negative
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Statues--California--Los Angeles
Vincent de Paul, Saint, 1581-1660--Statues
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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