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Angelus Temple ephemera
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1928]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger.; Photographic reproduction of two separately printed items.
Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944), Canadian-born evangelist in the 1920s and 1930s, founded of the Pentecostal Foursquare Church in 1927. Angelus Temple, which was dedicated on January 1, 1923, served as McPherson's religious base until her accidental death in 1944. The temple, still the headquarters of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, was later added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992, Building No. 92001875.
The upper half of the print promotes Aimee Semple McPherson preaching the message of "Over the Hills to the Poor-House" at Angelus Temple, located at 1100 Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park; the lower half is a reserved seating pass for church service also at Angelus Temple.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Churches-Angelus Temple.; S-000-879.1 4x5; S-000-879.2 4x5
McPherson, Aimee Semple,--1890-1944
Angelus Temple (Los Angeles, Calif.)
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
Printed ephemera
Religious services--California--Los Angeles
Echo Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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