Los Angeles in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal
In it's heyday the terminal covered 52 acres, employed 1,100 persons, served 56 trains per day, and handled 23 million sacks of mail annually.
Through the portals of this historic edifice have passed the great and the near-great of the world.
Erected 1989 by Platrix Chapter No. 2 E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Southern Pacific Railroad marker series.
Location. 34° 3.382′ N, 118° 14.145′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from North Alameda Street near Cesar Chavez Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the North Courtyard of Union Station, adjacent to the boarding entry for Amtrak buses. Marker is at or near this postal address: 810 North Vignes Street, Los Angeles CA 90012, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Our Ancestors (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Honoring The Lives (about 400 Headquarters of Commander Robert Field Stockton (about 600 feet away); The Indians of Southern California (about 700 feet away); Latino Blood, American Hearts (about 700 feet away); In Honor (about 700 feet away); Damien Marchessault (about 700 feet away); Biscailuz Building (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
Regarding Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal. Los Angeles Union Station is an exemplary example of many architectural styles blended into a building giving downtown Los Angeles, therefore the city, part of its architectural personality. It is beautifully maintained and a great place to visit.
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