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Object ID F-0216
Title Dayton Avenue Bridge Construction
Description Dayton Avenue Bridge construction--view to southeast. This concrete bridge replaced the earlier Dayton Avenue Bridge bult in 1903. The new bridge was later renamed the Riverside Drive-Dayton Avenue Bridge, alternately called the Riverside Drive-Figueroa Bridge, when Dayton Avenue was renamed North Figueroa as a continuation of original Figueroa Street. The bridge was completed in 1928, and was designated a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 2008.
Date 08/19/1927
Place Elysian Park; Los Angeles
Event Construction of new Riverside-Figueroa 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
Subjects Bridges-California-Los Angeles
Historic bridges
Riverside-Figueroa Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dayton Avenue Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument