Culver City in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Helms Building
Erected 1997 by Culver City Historical Society. (Marker Number 9.)
Location. 34° 1.79′ N, 118° 23.042′ W. Marker is in Culver City, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Helms Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Washington Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8703-35 Washington Boulevard, Culver City CA 90232, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ivy Substation (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Culver Studios The Citizen Publishing Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rocha Adobe (approx. 0.7 miles away); Main Street (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Hull Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Culver City (approx. 0.9 miles away); American Legion Building (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Culver City.
Also see . . . The Helms Bakery. Their unique mustard yellow colored trucks and distinct "toot-toot" whistles would signal that the Helmsman had arrived in your neighborhood. This scene was repeated on a daily basis by a fleet of approximately five hundred trucks all over Southern Californa. "Three times around the world every day" was the Helms Bakery slogan. (Submitted on November 30, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2. submitted on May 23, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 3. submitted on January 22, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 4, 5. submitted on May 23, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 6. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.