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Aerial view 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. Building is located at 5675 Telegraph Road, in City of Commerce. In 1990, it became the Citadel Outlets. Date built: 1929-30. Architects: Morgan, Walls and Clements.
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00040062 SecurityÂ Pacific National Bank Collection Industries-Rubber and tire.; S-000-975 4x5 CARL0000043937 http://188.8.131.52/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/100404
Samson Tire and Rubber Company (Commerce, Calif.) Tire industry--California--Commerce Ziggurats Aerial views Commerce (Calif.) Morgan, Walls & Clements