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

Van Nuys Library

 
 
Van Nuys Library Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 26, 2018
1. Van Nuys Library Marker
Inscription.  Los Angeles Public Library, Van Nuys branch, built 1926. This property was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 19, 1987, and added to the list of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments on April 15, 2008.
 
Erected 2008. (Marker Number 911.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureEducation. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments series list.
 
Location. 34° 11.088′ N, 118° 27.039′ W. Marker is in Van Nuys, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Sylvan Street and Vesper Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Sylvan Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14555 Sylvan St, Van Nuys CA 91411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Country General Store (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Baird House (approx. ¼ mile away); The Great Wall of Los Angeles (approx. 2.1 miles away); Busch Gardens
Van Nuys Library and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, October 26, 2018
2. Van Nuys Library and Marker
Marker is to the right of the door. The former library is now a private law office.
(approx. 2.9 miles away); In Honor of Pioneer Aviators (approx. 3 miles away); De La Osa Adobe (approx. 3.2 miles away); Harry J. Wolff House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Encino Oak Tree (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Van Nuys.
 
Van Nuys City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 1, 2021
3. Van Nuys City Hall
On Sylvan Street east of Van Nuys Blvd, built in 1932. Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 202.
Van Nuys Women’s Club image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 1, 2021
4. Van Nuys Women’s Club
On Sylvan Street east of Kester Ave, built in 1917, it is now a church. Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 201.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 26, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on January 2, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 26, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   3, 4. submitted on January 2, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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