Preserving the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City.


From the LA Conservancy (words are quoted): "ACTION ALERT UPDATE: Century Plaza Hotel Project in Final Environmental Review Planning Commission Hearing Thursday, August 23 8:30 a.m. Van Nuys City Hall 14410 Sylvan Street Van Nuys, 91401 " Century Plaza Hotel (1966). As you may know, the 1966 Century Plaza Hotel in Century City was threatened…


Huntington Archives

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I have often passed this apartment on Fulton, north of Moorpark, and noticed its unique and graphic address sign.  While searching through the archives of photographer Maynard Parker (1900-1976) housed at the Huntington, I came across photos he made in 1963.

If this building is not on a list of historic preservation- it should be.

 

 

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Fulton Terrace Apartments. Exterior. Los Angeles, CA

Creator/Contributor:

Parker, Maynard L., 1901-1976.

Date:

1963 May

Contributing Institution:

Huntington Library, Photo Archive

Craig House


Craig House, originally uploaded by Here in Van Nuys. On Monday I attended an LA Conservancy meeting at the Craig House in Chatsworth. It was designed by Paul R. Williams in 1939 on many acres of then rural land. The house, sheathed in flagstone, is a diagonally shaped ranch with an outdoor covered veranda whose…