Library Interior, Peninsula Center Library

Abstract/Description: Image shows Periodical area of the library, with recessed lighting, white columns, and a table and six chairs in the foreground. Shelving with periodicals is visible to the right. Tables with wooden partitions and chairs and additional shelving units are visible in the background. The tri-level Peninsula Center Library, which was designed and furnished by architects A. Quincy Jones and Frederick Emmons, opened on July 17, 1967. The building occupied 64,600 sq. ft of floor space with library services on the main floor and parking facilities both above and below the main library floor. The Peninsula Center Library was remodeled and expanded in 1995, almost doubling in size from the original structure.
Subject(s): Furniture--United States--History--20th century
Palos Verdes Library District (Calif.)
Public libraries--California--Palos Verdes Peninsula
Library buildings--California--Palos Verdes Peninsula
Architecture, Modern--20th century
Library shelving
Rolling Hills Estates (Calif.)
1961-1970
Interiors
Herman Miller, Inc.