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Dedication ceremony for the State Building in new Civic Center, Los Angeles, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
July 29, 1932
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) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph appears with the article, “State Building Dedicated in Colorful Ceremony,” Los Angeles Times, 30 Jul 1932: A1.
Thousands gather along South Spring Street to view dedication ceremony of State Building. The row of buildings, from left to right: State Building, Hall of Records, Los Angeles County Courthouse, Hall of Justice.
Text from newspaper caption: Scenes at Formal Opening Exercises of New State Edifice Attended by 15,000 Spectators; Monument Erected to Creative Genius of California Workingmen; Left—Vice President Curtis and Gov. Rolph at ceremonies. Center—View of crowd attending dedicatory ceremonies of State Building (left.) Right—Vice President Curtis presenting Distinguished Flying Cross to Amelia Earhart.
Handwritten on negative: State Bldg
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles Buildings, State Bldg., Dedication
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Buildings--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--Los Angeles
Hall of Records (Los Angeles, Calif.)
State Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hall of Justice (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles County Courthouse (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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