Los Angeles in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Los Angeles Plaza
Erected 1950 by California Parlor No. 247 Native Daughters of the Golden West. (Marker Number 156.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 34° 3.401′ N, 118° 14.316′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on North Main Street south of West Cesar East Chavez Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Monument. Marker is at or near this postal address: 579 North Main Street, Los Angeles CA 90012, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Spanish Trail (a few steps from this marker); First Mayor of Los Angeles Under United States Rule Father Junipero Serra 1713-1784 (within shouting distance of this marker); Biscailuz Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Damien Marchessault (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Nuestra Señora la Reina de Los Angeles (within shouting distance of this marker); The Indians of Southern California (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
Regarding Los Angeles Plaza. CALIFORNIA HISTORIC LANDMARK 156. It was the center of the settlement founded by Governor Felipe de Neve. When the Plaza Church was completed in 1822, this site was reserved as a public plaza. It was landscaped in 1871 and has served since that data as a public park. SOURCE: California Historical Landmarks, California State Parks
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 770 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on July 30, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1. submitted on December 26, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 27, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.