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North Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Amelia Earhart

 
 
Amelia Earhart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 12, 2018
1. Amelia Earhart Marker
Inscription.  First woman aviator to fly the Atlantic Ocean. Lost at sea, 1937 during around-the-world flight.
 
Erected 1937.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceExplorationWomen.
 
Location. 34° 9.904′ N, 118° 22.751′ W. Marker is in North Hollywood, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Tujunga Avenue and Magnolia Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on Tujunga Avenue. Statue with marker is on the north-west corner. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5211 Tujunga Ave, North Hollywood CA 91601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lankershim Train Depot (approx. ¼ mile away); El Portal Theatre (approx. ¼ mile away); Weddington Family (approx. ¼ mile away); Pierce Brothers Valhalla Dignity Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Campo de Cahuenga (approx. 2 miles away); Big Boy (approx. 2.1 miles away); Portal of the Folded Wings
Amelia Earhart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 15, 2018
2. Amelia Earhart Marker
Marker and statue, in front of the North Hollywood Amelia Earhart Library.
(approx. 2.3 miles away); Alfred Hitchcock (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Hollywood.
 
Also see . . .  Angels Walk LA - NoHo. Self-guided historic walking tour of this neighborhood, and others around Los Angeles. (Submitted on April 15, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.) 
 
Second Marker at the statue image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 12, 2018
3. Second Marker at the statue
Nearby Marker, panel 1 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 15, 2018
4. Nearby Marker, panel 1
Part of a neighborhood walking tour called Angels Walk LA.
Nearby Marker, panel 2 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 15, 2018
5. Nearby Marker, panel 2
Nearby Marker, panel 3 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 15, 2018
6. Nearby Marker, panel 3
The bronze marker was originally located one mile from here, from 1937 to 1954. In 1971 a fiberglass statue was installed here, later re-cast in bronze, with the 1937 marker at the base.
Amelia Earhart Statue image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
7. Amelia Earhart Statue
This is the original fiberglass statue, now on display in the Burbank Airport terminal.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 15, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   7. submitted on August 27, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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