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Object ID F-0657
Title Seventh Streeet Bridge
Description Construction of the Seventh Street Bridge, looking west from a tower on the east end. The bridge is one of a group of 12 river bridges significant for their role in the transportation history of Los Angeles and their association with Chief Engineer Merrill Butler, a major bridge designer of the era, most of which were built between 1923 and 1928. Designated a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 2008.
Date 03/10/1927
Place Boyle Heights; Los Angeles
Event Construction of Los Angeles River bridges
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
Subjects Historic bridges-Los Angeles-California
Seventh Street Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument