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Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Photo Collection;
Roth, Marissa
Part of the Los Angeles Neighborhoods Project. Made accessible through a grant from the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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View from Temple Street, of the construction site for the new Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. Two huge cranes tower in the center of the construction site; drawings of other Churches, along with their names, have been painted on the walls that surround the area. Some of these read, "San Roque, Santa Barbara", "San Buenaventura Mission, Ventura", "St. Vincent, Los Angeles", St. Timothy, Los Angeles", "St. Thomas More, Alhambra", etc. The world-renowned Spanish architect and Pritzker Architecture Prize winning professor, Jose Rafael Moneo, designed the new Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. Upon completion, the new Cathedral sat on 5.6 acres bound by Temple Street, Grand Avenue, Hill Street and the Hollywood Freeway, and had a final cost of $189.7 million. The formal Blessing and Dedication took place on September 2, 2002. Photograph dated February 2000.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 31 cm. on sheet 28 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Collection;
GPC_b2_f3_i24; A-011-666 4x5
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Catholic churches--California--Los Angeles
Building sites--California--Los Angeles
Building construction--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Neighborhoods Collection photographs
Moneo, Jose´ Rafael

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