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Know Your City No.131 Entrance and tower of Los Angeles' Wrigley Field on E 42nd Place at Avalon Blvd
Date Created and/or Issued
March 28, 1956
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) 825-4688
ANSWER: With all those corny clues, you surely were able to guess that the structure shown in the photo is Wrigley Field on E 42nd Place at Avalon Blvd., home of the Los Angeles Angels baseball club.
Los Angeles' Wrigley Field was built by William Wrigley Jr. in the 1920s. The structure was demolished in 1966.
KNOW YOUR CITY, NO.131 -- Just because a lot of hits have been made here, you might think it is a movie studio. But it isn't, by gum. And even if cherubs do cavort here, it isn't heaven, either. No labor trouble, but plenty of strikes. See Page 28, Part ll.
b&w negative
No linguistic content
Baseball fields--California--Los Angeles
Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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