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Title
Line drawing of the Los Angeles Plaza based on a photo by Horation Penelon, ca.1871
Creator
Penelon, Horatio
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1871
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a line drawing of the Los Angeles Plaza representing a photo by Horation Penelon, ca.1871. The plaza and fountain are shown to the right of center, the Josefa Dominguez home represented in front of it. The plaza church is shown to the left, while in the right bottom corner, the first Los Angeles Gas Works is depicted. A caption above the image reads: "Photograph of the Los Angeles Plaza taken by Horatio Penelon in 1873. From the collection of Charles Prudhomme who supplied identifications to Glenn Palmer of the Times Staff". The back of the photoprint identifies the structures pictured from left to right: (top) Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles "Plaza Church" ([...]berela Belfry)
Jonas Jones home, ancestor of the Lankershim family
Judge Augustin Olveras, Home and Court Room
Pablo dor(?) Narvaros Adobe
Becente Luego Home, later Saint Vincentia College now Loyola
Don Ignacio del Valle home. Bottom: Plaza Church's campo Santo (cemetery)
First Gas Works and Adobe of Dona [B]enancia Dotello de Dominguez. Photoprint also reads "Padre Blas Ra[...] in 1860 on the restoration of the church was the pastor".
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
21 x 26 cm.
photographic prints
photographs
maps
Identifier
chs-m2355
USC-0-1-1-2416 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-12763
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m2355
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-12763.jpg
Subject
Los Angeles--Plaza #1--General views
Los Angeles--Plaza--General views--Illustrations
Views
Residential sites
Time Period
circa 1871
Place
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
1-14-32 [Microfiche number]
12763 [Accession number]
CHS-12763 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
chs-m265

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