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Casa Aitken

1932

 

— Builder: Hart Construction Company —

 
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By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2014
1. Casa Aitken Marker
Inscription.  A fine example of a Spanish Colonial Revival courtyard apartment with all the charm and decorative enhancements of this Romantic style. The tiled fountain harks back to southern Spain. The first owner, H.J. Hamer, produced a high-quality residence during the Depression years.
 
Erected 1996 by City of Long Beach Cultural Heritage Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 33° 46.607′ N, 118° 10.975′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on East 8th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 725 East 8th Street, Long Beach CA 90813, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First United Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); The First High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Long Beach Skating Rink (approx. half a mile away); Long Beach Unity Society of Practical Christianity Church (approx.
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By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2014
2. Casa Aitken Marker
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half a mile away); US Post Office-Long Beach Main (approx. half a mile away); The Lafayette Complex (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Campbell Mural (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
 
Casa Aitken image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2014
3. Casa Aitken
Casa Aitken image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2014
4. Casa Aitken
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 26, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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