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Title
One of old Doheny homes, 21 Chester Place
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1960
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
This structure has since been demolished.
Photograph caption dated August 24, 1960 reads, "The story of 72-year-ol mansion is told in assessor archives; elegant Doheny homes are now property of the Catholic Church." When Estelle Doheny died in 1958, she willed the land to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00106579
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1822
CARL0005304976
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/31554
Subject
Doheny, Edward L.--(Edward Laurence),--1856-1935--Homes and haunts
Gated communities--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Queen Anne revival (Architecture)--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Lawns--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Mansions--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Chester Place (Los Angeles, Calif.)
West Adams (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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