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El Alisal, 200 East Avenue, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA



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HB83957
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB83958
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB83959
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB83960
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB83961
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E


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Location
200 East Avenue, Los%25252525252525252525252525252BAngeles, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-339
Building/structure dates: 1910 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1958 subsequent work
Significance: El Alisal (Spanish for "The Sycamore") is a large stone house of studied primitive decor, owner built by Charles F. (Don Carlos) Lumnis, (1859-1928) and heterogeneous in composition, largely of field stone, hand hewn timbers and used log telephone poles. The home became the nucleus of a cultural colony, and here for more than 25 years Mr. Lumnis entertained many men and women of high intellectual achievement and renown...

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October 2, 1960 SOUTH ELEVATION (FRONT)
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October 2, 1960 SOUTHWEST CORNER ELEVATION
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October 2, 1960 NORTH ELEVATION (REAR)
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October 2, 1960 NORTHEAST CORNER ELEVATION
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer October 2, 1960 DETAIL OF ENTRANCE (SOUTH ELEVATION)


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