“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Culver City in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)

American Legion Building

American Legion Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, November 26, 2011
1. American Legion Building Marker
Inscription. A portion of the original Spanish landgrant Rancho La Ballona

The American Legion Post #46 clubhouse was dedicated on August 9, 1930. Contractor Don S. Ely erected the building on this site over the first swimming pool in the area, on land donated for this purpose by Harry H. Culver. The structure was restored by new owner, Brotman Medical Center, and re-opened in 1984.
Erected 1985 by Culver City Historical Society. (Marker Number 5.)
Location. 34° 1.371′ N, 118° 23.9′ W. Marker is in Culver City, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Hughes Avenue south of Venica Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3824 Hughes Avenue, Culver City CA 90232, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Culver City (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Hull Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Augustine's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Street (approx. mile away); The Citizen Publishing Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Culver Studios (approx.
American Legion Building image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, November 26, 2011
2. American Legion Building
Marker is visible to the right of the entrance door.
0.3 miles away); Dr. Paul Carlson Memorial Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial Building (VMB) (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Culver City.
Also see . . .
1. Self-Guided WalkingTour. As you tour Downtown Culver City, you will see informative plaques installed on all city-designated Landmark and Significant structures, sites marked by the Culver City Historical Society and structures designated with National Register status. (Submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.) 

2. Legion Building Going on 80. A Culver City News article by Julie Lugo Cerra and published on July 22, 2010 reports on the Legion Building. (Submitted on November 30, 2011.) 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsScience & Medicine
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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