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Title
Plaza Church and La Plaza
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1868]
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
Note on photo: Father Adams says, "Where Buena Vista is now open, north on the hill stood a chapel from 1784 to 1812, where a friar from San Gabriel Mission said mass every Sunday and holidays."
Plaza Church, showing fence around the entrance. The fence around the Plaza was built by the owner of the reservoir (seen at extreme right of the photo). Later it was planted with trees and otherwise much improved.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00032727
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Churches-Plaza Church; N-000-306 8x10; N-003-882 4x5 (Additional print)
CARL0000036332
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/96898
Subject
Plaza Church (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Church buildings--California--Los Angeles
Catholic churches--California--Los Angeles
Plazas--California--Los Angeles
Dirt roads--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
California Historical Landmarks
Los Angeles Plaza (Los Angeles, Calif.)
El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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