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Los Angeles Trade-Technical College

Tom Bradley Center for Student Life

 
 
L.A. Trade-Tech Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Baker, August 20, 2019
1. L.A. Trade-Tech Marker
Inscription.  Thomas “Tom” Bradley, the five-term mayor of Los Angeles (1973-1993), attended this campus when it was John H. Francis Polytechnic High School. He was LA's beloved mayor and responsible in large part for the city's explicit celebration of diversity. This building was dedicated December 2017, the centennial of his birth, in order to honor him and continue his legacy of excellence, inclusion and hard work.
 
Erected 2017 by Los Angeles Community College District.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducationGovernment & PoliticsIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical month for this entry is December 2017.
 
Location. 34° 1.947′ N, 118° 16.229′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Flower Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Patriotic Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Doheny Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church
L.A. Trade-Tech Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Baker, August 20, 2019
2. L.A. Trade-Tech Marker
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(approx. half a mile away); Automobile Club Headquarters (approx. half a mile away); Second Church of Christ, Scientist (approx. 0.7 miles away); Adlai Stevenson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mississippi Blues & The Grammy® Awards (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shrine Auditorium & Expo Center (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
Regarding Los Angeles Trade-Technical College. L.A. Trade-Tech was established in 1925 and moved to this location after World War II. The 25-acre campus offers vocational training programs.
 
Tom Bradley Center image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Baker, August 20, 2019
3. Tom Bradley Center
Also known as Redwood Hall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 106 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 25, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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May. 20, 2022