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Award of Excellence KTLA-TV

 
 
Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, June 2, 2010
1. Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker
Inscription. Award of Excellence KTLA-TV The first television station west of the Mississippi, KTLA-5 has been a part of Los Angeles broadcasting since January 22, 1947.
 
Erected 2007 by Hollywood Historic Trust Johnny Grant Chairman.
 
Location. 34° 6.085′ N, 118° 20.53′ W. Marker is in Hollywood, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Hollywood Boulevard west of North Orange Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7018 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90028, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Hollywood Reporter (here, next to this marker); Site of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Pig' N Whistle (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Warner Pacific Theatre (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Honorable Edmund D. Edelman (approx. mile away); Site of the Vine Street Brown Derby (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hattie McDaniel (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hollywoodland's Granite Retaining Walls and Interconnecting Granite Stairs (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollywood.
 
More about this marker.
Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, June 2, 2010
2. Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker
Marker is embedded in the sidewalk.
 
Also see . . .  TV Station - KTLA. A Wikipedia article on virtual channel 5 and digital channel 31, a television station in Los Angeles, California. Owned by the Tribune Company, KTLA is an affiliate of The CW Television Network. (Submitted on June 30, 2010.) 
 
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Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, June 2, 2010
3. Award of Excellence KTLA-TV Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 936 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 30, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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