Culver City in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of City Hall
—Dedicated 1928 —
Erected 1981 by Culver City Historical Society. (Marker Number 1.)
Location. 34° 1.271′ N, 118° 23.779′ W. Marker is in Culver City, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Culver Boulevard and Duquesne Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Culver Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9770 Culver Boulevard, Culver City CA 90232, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Hull Building (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Legion Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Augustine's Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Main Street (approx. ¼ mile away); The Culver Studios (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Citizen Publishing Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. Paul Carlson Memorial Park (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial Building (VMB) (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Culver City.
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1. Self-Guided Walking Tour. As you tour Downtown Culver City, you will see informative plaques installed on all city-designated (Submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
2. Early Settlers of La Ballona. In 1819, Agustín and Ygnacio Machado joined with Felipe Talamantes and his son, Tomás, to acquire grazing rights to 14,000 acres of land. The family lore relates that Agustín was chosen, by virtue of his skill as a horseman to ride his fastest steed, from dawn until dusk, beginning at the foot of the Playa del Rey hills to claim Rancho La Ballona. (Submitted on November 30, 2011.)
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