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Mayor George E. Cryer makes a speech at City Hall groundbreaking, Los Angeles, 1926
Date Created and/or Issued
March 4, 1926
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 Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Mayor George E. Cryer turned the first spadeful of dirt at the groundbreaking ceremony for Los Angeles City Hall. Among the speakers was City Attorney Jess E. Stephens.
A different photograph taken on the same occasion appears with the article, “Ground Broken for New City Hall,” Los Angeles Times, 5 Mar 1926: A1.
Mayor Cryer, standing at the front toward the right, makes a speech to a large crowd. He stands on a wooden platform adorned with American flag banners alongside other city officials.
Text from negative sleeve: LA City Hall Groundbreaking
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Mayors--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Cryer, George E., 1875-1961
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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