Long Beach in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Evolution of a skyline
Long Beach's history can be seen in its rooftops
Although Long Beach's skyline has changed, a shadow of its history remains. Office buildings and modern hotels have replaced pavilions and bandstands of yesterday. Traces of its past, though, can still be seen by those who look carefully.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Features • Notable Buildings.
Location. 33° 45.622′ N, 118° 11.609′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from West Shoreline Drive, on the rightTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Long Beach CA 90802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Transpacific Yacht Race - Long Beach to Honolulu (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); G.A.R. Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); In Their Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); 10th Anniversary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Easter Island Moai (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Sovereign (approx. half a mile away); The Blackstone (approx. half a mile away); The Breakers (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 1, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 485 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 1, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.