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One of old Doheny homes, 21 Chester Place
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1822
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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