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Fire Station No. 1

 
 
Fire Station No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 30, 2019
1. Fire Station No. 1 Marker
Inscription.  
Built by United States Work Projects Administration, 1940.

Fire Station No. 1, Streamline Moderne style. Architects — Public Works Administration. Declared 1976. Built 1940. Historic-Cultural Monument No. 156.
 
Erected 1976 by City of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 156.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series lists.
 
Location. 34° 4.537′ N, 118° 13.069′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Pasadena Avenue and Avenue 23, on the right when traveling east on Pasadena Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2230 Pasadena Ave, 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. Portolá Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); Huron Substation (approx. 0.7 miles away); Confluence of Waters and Cultures (approx. 0.8
Fire Station No. 1 and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 30, 2019
2. Fire Station No. 1 and Marker
The marker is to the left of the driveway.
miles away); San Antonio Winery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mother Ditch and The History Slugs (approx. one mile away); Valley Knudsen Garden Residence (approx. one mile away); Hale House, Circa 1887 (approx. one mile away); General Hospital (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
Fire Station No. 1 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 30, 2019
3. Fire Station No. 1
Street Signs image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 30, 2019
4. Street Signs
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 5, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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