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Title
City Hall at Night Christmas 1964
Contributor
(Photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1964
Contributing Institution
Burbank Public Library
Collection
Burbank City Government
Rights Information
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Description
Nighttime photograph of City Hall decorated for Christmas with a Christmas tree decorated and lit in the foreground. Burbank’s City Hall was designed by architects William Allen and W. George Lutzi in a 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 on Olive Avenue, 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:1202
local: cco01174
Subject
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)--1960s--Art deco--Christmas--Christmas lights--Christmas trees--City halls--Holidays--Holiday decorations--Night--Wreaths
Relation
City Clerk's Office

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