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View 8: Construction of Samson Tire and Rubber Company building, also called "The Citadel." An industrial office and manufacturing plant, built as a walled Babylonian (or Assyrian) city; modeled after famous ziggurats and fortified walls of the ancient city of Khorsabad. Priest-Kings and other creatures adorn the walls. In 1990, it became the Citadel Outlets. Building is located at 5675 Telegraph Road, City of Commerce. Date built: 1929-30. Architects: Morgan, Walls and Clements. Photo dated: May 29, 1929.
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00040063 SecurityÂ Pacific National Bank Collection Industries-Rubber and tire.; N-001-845.8 5x7 CARL0000043920 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/100389
Samson Tire and Rubber Company (Commerce, Calif.) Tire industry--California--Commerce Ziggurats Commerce (Calif.) Morgan, Walls & Clements