Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home > California > Downey > NASA Industrial Plant, Manufacturing & Testing Facility, 12214 Lakewood Boulevard, Downey, Los Angeles County, CA



See 32 maps of this location


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
12214 Lakewood Boulevard, Downey, CA

Find maps of Downey, CA


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-310-T
Building/structure dates: 1929 demolished
Significance: Building 11 consists of 7 different buildings that were constructed throughout 1929 - 1942 all brought together to form one building by 1942. All of the various buildings making up Building 11 had its own function and use; however, generally, Building 11 has been used for heavy manufacturing, prototype development, chemical processing, logistics, office, and data storage. Building 11 was continued to be used for many different reasons throughout the entirety of the plants aircraft age, during the missile research and development age, during the Apollo and Space Shuttle program, and until the plant was closed in 1999.

Subjects
Military Facilities
Administration Buildings
Development


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
EXTERIOR SOUTH SIDE CONTEXTUAL VIEW, FACING NORTHWEST.
EXTERIOR SOUTHWEST CORNER CONTEXTUAL VIEW, FACING NORTHEAST.
EXTERIOR SOUTHWEST SIDE DETAIL VIEW, FACING NORTHEAST.
EXTERIOR SOUTHWEST CORNER DETAIL VIEW, FACING NORTHEAST.
EXTERIOR SOUTH SIDE DETAIL VIEW, FACING NORTHWEST.
EXTERIOR EAST SIDE DETAIL VIEW, FACING NORTHWEST.
INTERIOR SOUTH BAY DETAIL VIEW, FACING WEST.
INTERIOR NORTHWEST CORNER DETAIL VIEW, FACING SOUTHWEST.
INTERIOR SOUTH-CENTRAL BAY DETAIL VIEW, FACING NORTHWEST.
INTERIOR NORTH-CENTRAL BAY DETAIL VIEW, FACING WEST.
INTERIOR CENTRAL BAY DETAIL VIEW, FACING EAST.
INTERIOR SOUTH SIDE OFFICE DETAIL VIEW, FACING SOUTHEAST.


Back to Downey, California