Rancho Palos Verdes municipal buildings, Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Abstract/Description: Image shows exterior view of municipal buildings for the City of Rancho Palos Verdes and parking lot, located a 30940 Hawthorne Blvd, Rancho Palos Verdes. A sign reading 'Public Works' is visible on the building in the middle. The city hall buildings were part of the former Point Vicente Military Reservation and served as the original administration and launch facilities for the Los Angeles Defense Area Nike Battery #55 (“LA-55”) site. The City of Rancho Palos Verdes started leasing the buildings from the Federal government in 1975. In 1978 and 1979, the buildings and land were deed to the City.
Subject(s): 1971-1980
Date Created: 1975