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Dedication ceremony at the entrance to the Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Santa Barbara, 1929
Mooser, William, Jr., 1893-1969
Date Created and/or Issued
August 14, 1929
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The Santa Barbara County Courthouse is located at 1100 Anacapa Street, in Santa Barbara. The Spanish Colonial Revival style building was designed by William Mooser, Jr. and completed in 1929.
Member of the Native Sons of the Golden West standing at a microphone in front of the newly completed Santa Barbara County Courthouse during the dedication ceremony. Other participants in the ceremony are seated on folding chairs behind him. The ceremony took place on the day before the start of the annual "Old Spanish Days" festival.
This photograph was part of the coverage taken for the Los Angeles Times article "Charm of Spanish Days Retained: Santa Barbara Gay For Fiesta, Beautiful New Courthouse Formally Dedicated, History of State Pictured in $1,500,000 structure, Three-Day Festival Opens Today With Pageant," 8/15/1929.
Text from negative sleeve: California, Santa Barbara, Courthouse, Dedication
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Courthouses--California--Santa Barbara
Building dedications--California--Santa Barbara
Native Sons of the Golden West
Santa Barbara County Courthouse (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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