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  • ... Published by Angel City Press, "Iconic Vision: John Parkinson , Architect of Los Angeles" is the long-awaited book on ... Southern California, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Dallas, and more . Despite all of his accomplishments, this book is Parkinson's first ...
  • ... travel. Having passed the post-WWII decades as little more than a curiosity, how has Union Station managed to regain its ... a city so young ask us to appreciate a place because it shows off a flash of genius from a long-dead architect — who passed, in ...
  • ... video for a first-rate historical tour of Los Angeles’ Union Station , the “last of America’s great railway stations ,” built in 1939. Join Huell in discovering one of LA ’s most cherished buildings as he revisits and amazes at one of the ... train. Visit Huell's official site . Watch more Huell videos here . ...
  • ... in 1939 and partially designed by the father-son team, John and Donald B. Parkinson , Union Station combines Dutch ... But I listened to the music, and I love it. It creates more time and more space. [scald=48261:kl_image_original_context ...
  • ... Topeka and Santa Fe operated out of Moorish-style La Grande Station . Both terminals are pictured below circa 1915 in ... Pomona Public Library 's Frasher Foto Postcard Collection shows the station's waiting room as it appeared shortly after opening. ...
  • ... place and time, when union stations (where one or more railways would share stations ) became signs that a city "has ... from each of the railroads, and consulting architects John and Donald Parkinson , who already had several train station ...
  • ... has also painted murals of his mentor Cecil Ferguson, John Outerbridge, and other works at LAX and along Hollywood Boulevard. ... our city's artistic landscape. For all these reasons and more , Richard Wyatt is an artistic giant in the topography of L.A . ...
  • ... (1870) and Masonic Hall (1858). Across the street is the LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes, which opened in 2011. Next to that is La ... jail ward, and it's been featured in numerous films and TV shows , perhaps most recognizably in the exteriors for the ABC soap opera, ...
  • Metro bought the station in 2011 from Catellus Development (a descendant of the Santa Fe and ... conservation. I can only hope that the project will retain Union Station's capacity for daydreaming. ... The view through Union Station today is far more complicated. Union Station is a multi-modal transportation ...
  • ... the extra height making it appear just that much more significant. From its perch, and in hot pink fluorescent spray-paint, ... Recent Los Angeles transplant A.L. Steiner wonders what an LA artist union should look like. In New York, Steiner is a part of the ...

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