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Pacific Asia Museum

 
 
Pacific Asia Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Drew W, September 14, 2012
1. Pacific Asia Museum Marker
Inscription. Grace Nicholson, a noted collector and authority on American Indian and Asian Art and artifacts, supervised the design of her combination gallery and museum which was completed in 1929. It has been called an outstanding example of 1920s revival architecture and is unique for its use of Chinese ornamentation.
 
Erected 1999 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with The Pacific Asia Museum. (Marker Number 988.)
 
Location. 34° 8.805′ N, 118° 8.461′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on North Los Robles Ave north of East Colorado Boulevard (U.S. 66), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 46 North Los Robles Ave, Pasadena CA 91101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pasadena Robinson Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brainard Alley (approx. 0.4 miles away); Legge Alley (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Plotkin Alley (approx. half a mile away); Pasadena Public Library
Pacific Asia Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Drew W, September 14, 2012
2. Pacific Asia Museum Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Pacific Alley (approx. half a mile away); Kendall Alley (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Pasadena.
 
Also see . . .  The Pacific Asia Museum Website. (Submitted on September 27, 2012.)
 
Categories. Asian AmericansEducation
 
Pacific Asia Museum image. Click for full size.
By Drew W, September 14, 2012
3. Pacific Asia Museum
Pacific Asia Museum image. Click for full size.
By Drew W, September 14, 2012
4. Pacific Asia Museum
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Drew W of Vista, California. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Drew W of Vista, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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