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

El Pueblo de Los Angeles

 
 
Corner of Los Angeles Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 18, 2019
1. Corner of Los Angeles Marker
Inscription.  This plaque marks the location of the original northwest corner of El Pueblo de la Reina de Los Angeles, founded on September 4, 1781, and established by survey in 1849.
 
Erected 1983 by Los Angeles City Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 5.823′ N, 118° 17.116′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Sunset Boulevard east of Virgil Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4401 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90027, 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. Hooray for Hollywood (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kaiser Permanente (approx. half a mile away); Hollyhock House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Disney Studio Site (approx. one mile away); The Music Box (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mattachine Steps (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ennis House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Neutra Studio and Residences (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located in front of the former KCET Television studios, which is Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 198. It is the longest continuously-producing studio in Hollywood, established in 1912. It is now owned by Scientology.
 
Corner of Los Angeles Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 18, 2019
2. Corner of Los Angeles Marker
The marker is located at the driveway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 111 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 August 27, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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