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Title
La Verne College building
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Creator
Burt, Burton O
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1938]
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Exterior view of Founders' Hall, La Verne College.; In 1891, German Baptist Brethren purchased the former Lordsburg Hotel in the community then called Lordsburg and started Lordsburg College. In 1917, the name of the community was changed to La Verne, Calif. and the college to La Verne College. In 1978 La Verne College became the University of La Verne and is located at 1950 3rd Street.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00065859
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 2403 4x5
CARL0000071103
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/2156
Subject
La Verne College
Universities and colleges--California--La Verne
College buildings--California--La Verne
La Verne (Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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