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Title
Church of the Angels
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1900
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Church of the Angels, located at 1100 Avenue 64 in Pasadena. Shows clock on bell tower and main entrance. Grounds and landscaping under construction. The church is faced in sandstone mined from San Fernando Valley quarries and the interior walls are of red pressed brick. The redwood ceiling nicely complements the stained glass window which depicts the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Modeled after Holmby St. Mary's Church near Dorky, Surrey, England, the church was designed by English architect Arthur Edmund Street and built by local architect Ernest Coxhead. The cornerstone was laid on April 20, 1889. Until 1899 this area of Pasadena was known as Garvanza.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00019777
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Pasadena-Churches-Church of the Angels.
CARL0000024986
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/89461
Subject
Church of the Angels (Pasadena, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Pasadena
Towers--California--Pasadena
Architecture--California--Pasadena--English influences
Coxhead, Ernest A.,1863-1933
Pasadena (Calif.)

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