Electronically digitized by the Palos Verdes Library District, from the Palos Verdes Homes Association Photograph Collection held in the Local History Room. Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use. To obtain permission and images for publication purposes please contact the Palos Verdes Library District.
Image shows view along west side of the Edward I. Martin residence, located on Paseo del Mar on lot 7, block 1511, tract 6886 in Malaga Cove. View is of the walled rose garden, looking northwest, with brick walkways leading to arched doorway in garden wall. Entranceway to the home's library is visible at right. The tower from the Haggarty estate is visible in background. Gardens were designed by the Olmsted brothers. According to the building permit card #129, the large Spanish style two-story home with attached three-car garage was built by the Palos Verdes Home Association as Project House #7. It is featured in the Palos Verdes Bulletin of April 1928, which includes a detailed plan of the house. The home was later owned by James de Silva. Date Built: 1928 Photo Source: Palos Verdes Homes Association Citation: Palos Verdes Bulletin, September 1929, p. 2. PVH building permit #129.
1 photographic print (b/w); 7.25 x 9 in.
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