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Object ID F-0377
Title Glendale-Hyperion Bridge
Description Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct, a general view north from Waverly Drive. View is of old Hyperion Avenue bridge. The Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge completed in 1928 is 56 ft-wide, 1,340 feet long and features a series of thirteen concrete arches. Designated a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 1976, the bridge was designed by Merrill Butler who was the city's chief bridge engineer during the 1920s and was responsible for construction of most of the city's historic bridges still standing.
Date 11/16/1927
Place Silver Lake; Los Angeles
Collection Los Angeles City Archives Department of Engineering Historical Photos
Provenance City of Los Angeles Department of Engineering
Cataloged by Sklar, Anna
Copyright Los Angeles City Archives, City Clerk
Photographer Los Angeles City Engineering Staff
Search Terms Silver Lake
Subjects Bridges-California-Los Angeles
Historic bridges
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Glendale-Hyperion Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Hyperion Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Silver Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Atwater Village (Los Angeles, Calif.).
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.).