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California Country Club, Whittier, looking northwest
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The California Country Club property (formerly the El Dorado Club) comprises 120 acres and an 18-hole golf course designed by William F. Bell, Jr., ASGCA, featuring 6,804 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The project, which opened in 1956, represented an investment of more than $300,000; it is a private non-equity golf course. Presently (as of 2010) the address is listed as 1509 S. Workman Mill Road.
Aerial view of California Country Club, located at 1551 Workman Mill Road in the city of Whittier; view is looking northwest toward the San Gabriel River. Neatly manicured greens appear at the forefront, surrounding the Club House and tennis courts, and the sprawling city is visible in the background. Photograph dated March 11, 1957.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
GPC_b24_f2_i41 (photographic print); KHAF 349-6
California Country Club (Whittier, Calif.)
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Whittier
River channels--California--Whittier
Country clubs--California--Whittier
Golf courses--California--Whittier
San Gabriel River (Calif.)
Whittier (Calif.)
Whittier (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
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