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

St. Mary of the Angels Church

1930

 
 
St Mary of the Angels Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 12, 2021
1. St Mary of the Angels Church Marker
Inscription.  
Declared Historic Cultural Monument No. 136 by the Cultural Heritage Board, Municipal Art Department, City of Los Angeles.
 
Erected 1974 by City of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 136.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments series list.
 
Location. 34° 6.458′ N, 118° 17.274′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Finley Avenue just west of Hillhurst Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4510 Finley Ave, Los Angeles CA 90027, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shakespeare Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Hollyhock House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ennis House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hooray for Hollywood (approx. 0.7 miles away); Kaiser Permanente (approx. ¾ mile away); El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Second Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 12, 2021
2. Second Marker
Hollywood’s Historic “Little Church Around the Corner”
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(approx. ¾ mile away); Disney Studio Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Greek Theatre (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
Regarding St. Mary of the Angels Church. The church was founded in 1918 as an Anglo-Catholic parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles. The founding rector, Fr. Neal Dodd, addressed the spiritual needs of the fledgling Hollywood motion-picture community.
 
St. Mary of the Angels Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 12, 2021
3. St. Mary of the Angels Church Marker
The marker is to the left of the gate.
St. Mary of the Angels Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 12, 2021
4. St. Mary of the Angels Church
St. Mary of the Angels Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, May 12, 2021
5. St. Mary of the Angels Church
Cedar Trees image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, 2017
6. Cedar Trees
Located nearby on Los Feliz Blvd from Western Ave to Riverside Drive, planted in 1916. Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 67, declared in 1970.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 16, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   6. submitted on June 16, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.

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