“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Burbank, California

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Burbank is in Los Angeles County
      Los Angeles County (1211)  
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1California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Big Boy — State of California Point of Historical Interest —
This restaurant was built in 1949 by locals Scott MacDonald and Ward Albert and is the oldest remaining Bob's Family Restaurant in America. It was designed by respected architect Wayne McAllister incorporating the 1940s Transitional design of . . . Map (db m144320) HM
2California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Burbank Branch Railroad
When early settlers migrated to Southern California in the late 1800s, they saw the future potential of the fertile valley located twelve miles north of Los Angeles. In 1867, Dr. David Burbank purchased the land, which, in 1911, would become . . . Map (db m137688) HM
3California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Burbank City Hall
Burbank City Hall April 18, 1996 This Property has been Placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The InteriorMap (db m55763) HM
4California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Burbank Post Office
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historical Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m55762) HM
5California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Burbank's First City Hall
Burbank's first City Hall was built here in 1916. The building housed the offices of the City Council and City Manager, and was also home to the Police and Fire Departments. In 1943, these offices were relocated to the present-day City Hall across . . . Map (db m57665) HM
6California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — F-104 StarfighterLockheed
The record-breaking F-104 Starfighter was created by Clarence L “Kelly" Johnson and his Advanced Development Projects engineering unit (the "Skunk Works") at the Lockheed-California Company in Burbank. Johnson received the Collier Trophy in 1959 . . . Map (db m118434) HM
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7California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — HueyThe Walt Disney Studios
“Huey”, designed by Walt Disney Productions, bears the distinction of being the first of three Mobile Motor Generators built by the studio. The control unit was built from a full-scale mockup by Disney technicians in 1949. Being state . . . Map (db m174821) HM
8California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Johnny Carson Park
Dedicated to the King of Late Night for 30 years of keeping America up late and laughing.Map (db m137687) HM
9California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Stage ThreeThe Walt Disney Studios
Stage three was built from 1953-1954 specifically for the scene in “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea” in which “Nautilus” was attacked by a giant squid. The complex filming involved using wind, rain and waves to create a storm. The stage . . . Map (db m174848) HM
10California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Stage TwoThe Walt Disney Studios
Stage Two, built from 1947-1949 in cooperation with Jack Webb, was utilized as the production facility for the filming of the TV series "Dragnet". Construction of the stage was completed in April, 1949. Being one of the largest stages on . . . Map (db m174818) HM
11California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Story Hardware
On this site in 1915, Thomas Story with sons Henry and Walter opened Story & Sons Hardware store. Thomas Story was one of Burbank’s earliest pioneers, arriving here in 1877. He opened Burbank’s first livery stable in 1899, and also farmed and sold . . . Map (db m144314) HM
12California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — Sunset Canyon Country Club Gate
The Sunset Canyon Country Club opened in 1921 as a private nine-hole golf course and country club. In 1927 fire destroyed many club buildings. This arch was built in 1927 as an entrance gate for a new clubhouse. The City of Burbank owned the . . . Map (db m154850) HM
13California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — The Animation BuildingThe Walt Disney Studios
The Animation Building, erected in 1939, served as the architectural and functional centerpiece of the studio. Designed in the “Art Moderne” style by architect Kent Weber, the building housed the animators and story staffs on the lot. . . . Map (db m168288) HM
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14California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — The BungalowThe Walt Disney Studios
The Bungalow was built in 1935 as the original home of the Disney Publicity and Comic Strip Departments. It was constructed at the Disney Studios on Hyperion Avenue in Hollywood and moved to the Burbank location as part of the construction in . . . Map (db m174808) HM
15California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — The Fantasia StageStage One — The Walt Disney Studios —
Stage One was the only production sound stage built as part of the original Walt Disney Burbank Studios constructed during 1939-1940. The stage replaced a single smaller stage located at the Hyperion studios. Since the original focus . . . Map (db m174816) HM
16California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — The Shorts BuildingThe Walt Disney Studios
The Shorts Building was constructed from the two original Animation Buildings located at the Disney Studios on Hyperion Avenue in Hollywood. The two sections were moved to the Burbank site in 1939-1940 as part of the Studio construction . . . Map (db m174812) HM
17California (Los Angeles County), Burbank — The Writers BuildingWarner Brothers Studios
Constructed in 1935 by Harry, Jack and Albert Warner, this building has been home to such celebrated Warner Bros. writers and filmmakers as William Faulkner, Howard Koch, Delmer Daves, Lillian Hellman, John Huston, Philip and Julius . . . Map (db m177206) HM
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Sep. 27, 2022