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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.
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.
 
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 one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Patriotic Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Automobile Club Headquarters (approx. half a mile
L.A. Trade-Tech Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 20, 2019
2. L.A. Trade-Tech Marker
away); Mississippi Blues & The Grammy® Awards (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shrine Auditorium & Expo Center (approx. one mile away); Public Service (approx. one mile away); Information Please: The USC Libraries (approx. one mile away); Founders’ Fountain (approx. one mile away); The Original Pantry Cafe (approx. 1.1 miles 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.
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 66 times since then and 3 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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