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Hale House, Circa 1887

Heritage Square

 
 
Hale House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
1. Hale House Marker
Inscription.   A superb example of the Queen Anne - Eastlake Style. Restored through the devotion of thousands of admirers.
 
Erected by Cultural Heritage Board, Municipal Arts Department, City of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 40.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture.
 
Location. 34° 5.294′ N, 118° 12.481′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Homer Street half a mile south of Avenue 43. Located in Heritage Square, open Fri-Sun 11:30-4:30. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3800 Homer Street, Los Angeles CA 90031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Valley Knudsen Garden Residence (a few steps from this marker); Lummis Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles Lummis (approx. 0.8 miles away); Southwest Museum (approx. 0.9 miles away); Confluence of Waters and Cultures (approx. one mile away); Fire Station No. 1 (approx.
Hale House image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
2. Hale House
Marker is to the right of the door. The colors were reproduced from the original colors found on the house during restoration.
one mile away); Portolá Trail (approx. 1.6 miles away); Route 66 & Chicken Boy (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
Regarding Hale House, Circa 1887. Heritage Square has eight historic buildings from the late 1800’s, including five homes, a carriage barn, a church, and a railroad depot. All were relocated to this location. Two have historical markers.
 
Also see . . .  Heritage Square. History and features of each building, and information about tours, hours, admission, etc. (Submitted on May 7, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.) 
 
Heritage Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
3. Heritage Square Marker
A haven for Victorian structures preserved for the enjoyment of future generations. Established in 1969 by the Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Board.
Heritage Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
4. Heritage Square Marker
Heritage Square image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
5. Heritage Square
Entrance is on the right, at the railroad station.
The Palms Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
6. The Palms Railroad Station
Octagon House image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
7. Octagon House
Lincoln Ave Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 4, 2018
8. Lincoln Ave Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 7, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   7, 8. submitted on May 21, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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