Miracle Mile Historical Photo Collection

Park La Brea Under Construction, circa 1947

Park La Brea under construction, circa 1947. At 4,255 units, the complex with its octagonal street layout is the largest housing development west of the Mississippi. Thirty-one 2-story garden apt. buildings opened in 1941 and eighteen 13-story towers opened in 1948. (Richard Wojcik; Vintage Los Angeles)

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