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Title
View of Los Angeles from Fort Hill
Creator
Godfrey, W. M. (William Mollock), 1825-1900
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1866-1872
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
View of the Plaza section of Los Angeles (also called Sonora Town) from below Fort Hill (also known as Fort Moore Hill), looking north down Buena Vista Street (now North Broadway), with a row of children standing in the dirt road and Bellevue Avenue (later Sunset Boulevard and now Cesar E. Chavez Avenue) intersecting from left to right behind them.
Later print of an original photograph by William Godfrey. "Photo by Godfrey"--text on image. Title devised by cataloger. Date approximated by cataloger based on general dates provided for stereographs by Godfrey in Frank Q. Newton, Jr., "William M. Godfrey, Early California Photographer, 1825-1900" The Branding Iron, Summer 1992, p. 7).
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; sheet 20.4 x 25.3 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/19105
Subject
Sonora Town (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dwellings
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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