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Title
Pio Pico Branch Library
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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
Exterior view of the Pio Pico Branch Library building, located at 1025 S. Oxford and Connecticut Avenue. The 2,800 square-foot facility was completed and open to the public in October 1923; in 1926 it was officially named the Pio Pico Branch after Pio de Jesus Pico, the last governor of Mexican California. Structural problems led to the demolition of the historic building in 1979, and bookmobile service was established in the community for nearly two years until the branch found temporary quarters, 2,300 square feet, at 2631 W. Olympic Boulevard.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00059665
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Libraries-LAPL-Branches-Pio Pico.
CARL0000063668
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/105197
Subject
Los Angeles Public Library.--Pio Pico Branch
Branch libraries--California--Los Angeles
Architecture, Domestic--California--Los Angeles--Spanish influences

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