Los Angeles Mall

Bibliography of resources

1. The Los Angeles Mall, promotional brochure, no date.

2. Minutes of City Planning commission, September 20, 1951.

3. The Plan for Central City Los Angeles, Los Angeles Central City Committee and Los Angeles City Planning Department, November 23, 1964.

4. Civic Center Development Plan, Department of City Planning and Civic Center Authority, 1969.

5. Site Plan of City East Mall, no date.

6. City OKs Completion of $51 Million East Mall, Los Angeles Times, October 8, 1970, Part II, p. 8.

7. Los Angeles Mall Construction Starts, Los Angeles Times, February 1, 1971.

8. 8 Palm Trees Put Into Ground at L.A. Mall, Los Angeles Times, September 16, 1973.

9. Council OKs Coffee Shop at L.A. Mall, Los Angeles Times, April 23, 1974, part II, p. 3.

10. Musical Tower Emerges as Key to Future of City Hall, by Doug Shuit, Los Angeles Times, September 2, 1974, Part I, p. 1.

11. Civic Center Mall: Hamburgers and Flora Pay Off, by Ray Hebert, Los Angeles Times, July 20, 1975, Part II, p. 1.

12. Old Touches, New Delights In the Los Angeles Mall, by Rudy Aversa, Los Angeles Herald Examiner, July 25, 1975.

13. City Hall Mall...A Giant Leap Forward, by Dan MacMasters, Home Magazine, Los Angeles Times, August 17, 1975, p. 4, pp. 20-22.

14. Dedication, photo of unveiling of plaque dedicating Bowron Square, Los Angeles Times, November 16, 1975, Part I, page 3.

15. You Canāt Fight L.A. City Mall, by Art Seidenbaum, Los Angeles Times, December 3, 1975.

16. Postscript: L.A. Mall Progressing--But It's Largely Invisible, by Bart Everett, Los Angeles Times, July 14, 1976.

17. Capsule Buried: It's About Time, by Steve Harvey, Los Angeles Times, June 9, 1977, Part I, page 3.

18. The Mall--A Haven From the Hurly-Burly, by Sam Hall Kaplan, Los Angeles Times, August 23, 1982, Part V, page 1.

19. Main Course: Proposal Calals for Revamping L.A. Mall Into Pedestrian Retail Attraction, by Toni Page Birdsong, Downtown News, November 20, 1995.

20. Failure to Fix the Up Escalator Has Got Merchants Down, by Larry Gordon, Los Angeles Times, January 13, 1996, Section B, page 1.

21. Mall Project Gets First OK, Downtown News, March 18, 1996.

22. Time Change, photo of repair of clock, Downtown News, May 27, 1996, p. 1.

23. Diamond Vision, by Morris Newman, Downtown News, October 7, 1996, page 1.

24. Scenes From a Mall, by Jon Regardie, Downtown News, December 23, 1996, page 1.

25. Los Angeles Mall's Shops, Restaurants, Services Attract Civic Center Employees, Office Workers, Children, Downtown News, November 12, 1990, p. 78.

26. Los Angeles Mall: Retail, Restaurant, Entertainment Complex, Downtown News, November 11, 1991, p. 62.

27. Minutes of Municipal Arts Commissioners, April 15, 1969, December 10, 1969, February 11, 1970, February 18, 1970.



The bibliography has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, December 1997.

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