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Object ID F-0207
Title East First Street Viaduct
Description West Approach to original East First Street Viaduct. Bench, railroad station, Santa Fe and Union Pacific tracks. Original steel bridge built in 1889 that would be replaced in 1928 by a new arch concrete bridge designed by engineer Merrill Butler.
Date 08/28/1927
Place Downtown Los Angeles
Event Construction of First Street Bridge
Collection Los Angeles City Archives Department of Engineering Historical Photos
Provenance City of Los Angeles Engineering Department
Cataloged by Sklar, Anna
Copyright Los Angeles City Archives, City Clerk
Photographer Los Angeles City Department of Engineering Staff
Search Terms First Street Viaduct
Subjects Viaducts-California-Los Angeles
Bridges-California-Los Angeles
Historic bridges
First Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)