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Long Beach in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Walker Building

1929

 

—Architects: Meyer and Holler —

 
The Walker Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, July 23, 2013
1. The Walker Building Marker
Inscription.
Originally Marti's Department Store, later Walker's Department Store, located in the heart of the city's retail district. Meyer and Holler were prominent Los Angeles architects, famous for many landmark buildings.

 
Erected 1989 by City of Long Beach Cultural Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 33° 46.308′ N, 118° 11.545′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Pine Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Pine Avenue, Long Beach CA 90813, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Kress Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Farmers & Merchants Bank Tower (about 300 feet away); Harvey Milk / Harvey Milk Equality Plaza (about 500 feet away); Recreation (about 600 feet away); Charles Windham House (Lord Mayor's Inn) (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Willmore (approx. 0.2 miles away); US Post Office-Long Beach Main (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Californian (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Long Beach.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Walker Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 20, 2014
2. The Walker Building Marker
Marker is located on the left-hand side of the entrance.
The Walker Building image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 20, 2014
3. The Walker Building
The Walker Building image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, July 23, 2013
4. The Walker Building
The Walker Building image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, July 23, 2013
5. The Walker Building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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