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Object ID F-0376
Title View from Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct
Description View from Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct, looking across the river from the near upper site of the westerly abutment. 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. The Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge is 56 ft-wide, and is 1,340 feet long, was completed in 1928 and features a series of thirteen concrete arches.
Date 11/16/1927
Place Atwater Village; Los Angeles
Event construction of bridge
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 Atwater Village
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.).
Los Angeles River (California)