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Title
San Pedro Municipal Building under construction, San Pedro, 1928
Contributor
Martin, Albert C., 1879-1960
Austin, John C. W. (John Corneby Wilson), 1870-1963
Parkinson, John, 1861-1935
Date Created and/or Issued
1928
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Location: Harbor Boulevard and 7th Street, San Pedro. Architects: Albert C. Martin, John C. Austin, John Parkinson
Related to the article “Port City Hall Rising Swiftly, Building at Harbor May be Ready by June, Corner-stone Laying Plans Now Being Formed, Sons of Golden West Will be at Ceremony.” Los Angeles Times, 9 Jan. 1928: A6. The article states: Work on the $570,000 Los Angeles Harbor district branch City Hall is proceeding rapidly …
Steel beams framing the lower portion of San Pedro Municipal Building, also known as San Pedro City Hall, under construction, with 2 cranes at work, about 7 construction workers, wooden barrier along a portion of sidewalk at left center, piles of wooden boards at edge of street, intersection and cars in foreground, buildings in left background. Business signs read: Union Iron Works of California, Steel Insures Strength and Security; Raymond Cast-in-Place Concrete Piles by Raymond Concrete Pile Company, Engineers, Contractors, for San Pedro Municipal Building, Los Angeles Board of Public Works; YMCA
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: California, San Pedro, City Hall
At upper left corner of negative: 5
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
0689
uclamss_1429_0689
ark:/21198/zz002db0w0
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Construction--California--Los Angeles
Eclecticism in architecture--California--San Pedro
San Pedro Municipal Building (San Pedro, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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