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Griffith Park Merry Go Round (Carousel)

Giffith Park Merry Go Round (photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library & Bruce E. Howell)

The Griffith Park Merry Go Round, built 1926, is located in Griffith Park (Los Angeles), California. (map)

sources: National Carousel Association

additional photos: Nation Carousel Association

additional information: City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation & Parks

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American Storage Co. Building

American Storage Co. Building (photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library)

The American Storage Co. Building, built 1928, is located in Rampart Village (Los Angeles), California. (map)

sources: Los Angeles Department of City Planning.

additional photos: You-Are-Here

additional information: Santa Monica City Planning

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Citadel

The Citadel (photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library)

The Citadel, built 1929, is located in Commerce (Los Angeles), California. (map)

sources: Los Angeles Public Library

additional photos: Learning Sites

additional information: Citadel Outlets, Curbed LA

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Thelma Todd’s Sidewalk Café

Thelma Todd's Sidewalk Café (photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library)

Thelma Todd’s Sidewalk Café, built 1928, is located in the Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles), California.  (map)

sources: Los Angeles Department of City Planning.

additional photos: You Are Here

additional information: LAist

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Norconian Resort Supreme

Norconian Resort Supreme (photo courtesy of Pomona Public Library)

The Norconian Resort Supreme, built 1929, is located in Norco (not Los Angeles), California. (map)

sources:  Los Angeles Public Library

additional photos: Panoramio

additional information: Lake Norconian Club, Words from Skratch

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Hiner House

Hiner House

Hiner House (photo courtesy of waltarrrrr)

The Hiner House, built 1922, is located in Highland Park (Los Angeles), California. (map)

sources: Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments.

additional photos: Big Orange Landmarks

additional information: Highland Park Heritage Trust

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Los Angeles Railway Route 10 (“Yellow Car” Trolley Shuttle)

Los Angeles Railway Route 10

Los Angeles Railway Route 10 (photo courtesy of the Metro Transporation Library and Archive)

The Los Angeles Railway, in operation from 1901-63, was located in Los Angeles, California. (map)

sources: LARy Route Map by Jack McKinnon.

additional photos: none.

additional information: Tom Wetzel, Wikipedia

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