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

Bolton Hall

 
 
Bolton Hall image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 14, 2018
1. Bolton Hall
Inscription.  Bolton Hall, 1913. Declared Historic Cultural Monument No.2 by the Cultural Heritage Board, Municipal Art Department, City of Los Angeles.
 
Erected 1962 by City of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 2.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments series list.
 
Location. 34° 15.155′ N, 118° 17.311′ W. Marker is in Tujunga, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Commerce Avenue and Valmont Street, on the right when traveling north on Commerce Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10110 Commerce Avenue, Tujunga CA 91042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McGroarty Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sister Elsie’s Well (approx. ¾ mile away); Tuna Canyon Detention Station (approx. 1.6 miles away); Crescenta Valley Park (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Bell of La Crescenta Elementary School
Bolton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 14, 2018
2. Bolton Hall Marker
(approx. 3½ miles away); The Great Flood of 1934 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sunset Canyon Country Club Gate (approx. 4.2 miles away); Theodore Payne (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tujunga.
 
Regarding Bolton Hall. Bolton Hall was built as a community center in 1913 using river rock from nearby Big Tujunga Canyon. Later it was an American Legion hall, Tujunga City Hall, and a jail. Today it is home to the Little Landers Historical Society and Museum, open Sundays 1-4, and Friday evenings 5-8 in summer, or Tuesdays 1-4 the rest of the year.
 
Also see . . .  History of Bolton Hall. Website of the Little Landers Historical Society. (Submitted on April 30, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.) 
 
Bolton Hall image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 14, 2018
3. Bolton Hall
Park and Bolton Hall image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 14, 2018
4. Park and Bolton Hall
Another Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, April 14, 2018
5. Another Marker
Blarney Castle image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 8, 2021
6. Blarney Castle
Located nearby at 10217 Tujunga Canyon Blvd, built in 1919, Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 830.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on December 30, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 30, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   6. submitted on January 22, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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