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Title
1950s - Interior of City Hall Lobby
Contributor
(Photographer)
Contributing Institution
Burbank Public Library
Collection
Burbank City Government
Rights Information
Burbank Public Library, Burbank in Focus Office
Description
Interior view of the first second floor landing and light fixture at City Hall. Burbank’s City Hall was designed by architects William Allen and W. George Lutzi in the Streamline Moderne style, a type of Art Deco architecture (also sometimes described as “WPA Moderne”) that became popular in the 1930s and 1940s. Ground was broken across the street from the old city hall in 1941 and construction was completed in 1943. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.
Type
Image
Format
nonprojected graphic
8 x 10 b&w print
Identifier
islandora:3111
local: pio02028
Subject
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)--City Halls--Lobbies--Architecture--Art Deco--Public Art--Murals--Ballin, Hugo--Staircases--Indoor Lighting--1950s
Relation
Burbank Public Library, Burbank in Focus Office

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