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Object ID F-1738
Title Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct
Description Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct, paving of the road from south approach at Riverside Drive. Automobiles and people walking along paved road. The Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct and bridge 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 02/21/1929
Place Silver Lake; Los Angeles
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 City of Los Angeles Engineering Staff
Search Terms Silver Lake
Los Angeles River
Subjects Bridges California Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Glendale-Hyperion Bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Riverside Drive (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Road paving
Silver Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Los Angeles River (California)