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Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: reminiscences of bygone days.

Leo Politi

Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: reminiscences of bygone days.

by Leo Politi

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Published by Desert-Southwest in [Palm Desert, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Pictorial works.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1075.P64 A43, NC1075.P64 A43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[64] p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17966131M
    LC Control Number66002709

      Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: Reminiscences of Bygone Days. Published in , this book serves as a sort of memorial to the Bunker Hill neighborhood of Los . One means for this engagement will be the installation adjacent to the Railway of ceramic tile (or some other permanent, weather-resistant form of) reproductions of some of Leo Politi's illustrations from Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: reminiscences of bygone days. As passengers ascend or descend Bunker Hill on the historic Angels Flight, one can.

    The changing neighborhoods of the city inspired Politi’s water color illustrations for the adult reader, in books that include Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: Reminiscences of Bygone Days, Tales of the Los Angeles Parks and Angeleno Heights.   My initial interest in hidden streams was piqued after reading the Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: Reminiscences of Bygone Days book by Leo Politi. In the book he interviews a man who fondly remembers playing in a small pond at the base of .

    Leo Politi (–) was an Italian-American artist and author who wrote and illustrated some 20 children's books, as well as Bunker Hill, Los Angeles (), intended for adults. His works often celebrated cultural diversity, and many were published in both English and Spanish. Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: reminiscences of bygone days by Leo Politi (Book) A complete list of my 50 years work with books: Leo Politi: first Californian recepient of two of the highest awards in children books, the Caldecott and Regina Medal by Leo Politi (Book).


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Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: reminiscences of bygone days by Leo Politi Download PDF EPUB FB2

A gorgeously illustrated set of paintings, featuring the long gone victorian mansions of Bunker Hill, situated in Downtown LA. Leo Politi (and the intro, by an LA historian) lament the loss of the strolling neighborhoods, and big victorian houses that jotted the streets of Bunker Hill, before they were tore down between the 30's and late 60's, to make room for the High Rises and Disney Music 5/5(2).

Leo Politi's Bunker Hill Los Angeles: Reminiscences of Bygone Days was published in as a protest to the wholesale destruction of an old neighborhood on top of Bunker Hill. The City of Los Angeles condemned the entire hill top as "urban blight" and all of the large Victorian and Queen Ann mansions that once graced Bunker Hill were bulldozed/5.

Bunker Hill Reminiscences of Bygone Days Los Angeles, (downtown), Calif. with Separate B/W accompanying Brochure a complete List of my 50 Yrs work with books by Politi done for 15th California Book Fair,A lovely history of Bunker Hill told in Politi'.

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Leo Politi Elementary School, Koreatown, Los Angeles Atiglio Leoni Politi (Novem – Ma ) was an American artist and author who wrote and illustrated some 20 children's books, as well as Bunker Hill, Los Angeles (), intended for en: Paul Leo Politi, Suzanne Bischof.

A lovely illustrated book about the historic Bunker Hill neighborhood of Los Angeles where he lived as a child and returned to as an adult.

He did 25 lovely paintings of buildings that are now gone w/occasional stories about these places from his memories.

Leo Politi painted scenes of Bunker Hill before its Victorian mansions were demolished. Bunker Hill, Los Angeles: Reminiscences of Bygone Days. Each of the paintings in the book.

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