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State Building groundbreaking
Alternative Title
Eyre Powell Chamber of Commerce Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1935
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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California Governor C. C. Young presides over groundbreaking ceremonies for construction of the new State Building at 215 West First Street in the 1930s. Also seen is John C. Austin, Architect and a President of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, on the right of photo one, with the governor on the left.
3 photographic prints :b&w
Photographic prints
Eyre Powell Chamber of Commerce Collection
N-004-942.1-.3 4x5
Young, C. C.--(Clement Calhoun)
Austin, John C. W.--(John Corneby Wilson),--1870-1963
California State Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Public buildings--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Shovels--California--Los Angeles
Architects--United States
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Time Period

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