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Exterior view of Saint Mary's church in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, between 1880-1915

By R.B. Young and C.C. Pierce & Co.

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Photograph (streetscape, horizontal photography) of the exterior view of Saint Mary's church in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, between 1880-1915. The church, designed by R.B. Young, stands about three-stories tall and is situated on the corner of the street. A set of stairs leads to the bell tower. There is a cross on the peaks of each gable and on top of the spire of the bell tower. At left, a cross stands on each of the two windowless dormers. Above these dormers is a pair of vented dormers. The two windowless dormers flank a stained glass window with the figure portraying Jesus(?). Utility poles, palms, and trees line the sidewalks along the dirt roads

Topics: St. Mary's Catholic Church; Los Angeles (Los Angeles) -- Churches, religious facilities, Los Angeles -- Churches -- Roman Catholic; Los Angeles -- Architecture -- Churches -- Roman Catholic, Churches
Publisher: University of Southern California. Libraries
Year: 2010
OAI identifier: oai:digitallibrary.usc.edu:p15799coll65/8859
Provided by: USC Digital Library
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