WorldCat Identities

Parkinson, John 1861-1935

Overview
Works: 220 works in 248 publications in 1 language and 397 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: CT275.P36, 921
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Parkinson
Bullock's Wilshire by Anne Laskey( Visual )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exterior view of the Bullock's Wilshire department store, showing the bas-relief panel by George Stanley above the main entrance, which reads, "To build a business that will never know completion." The store, located at 3050 Wilshire Boulevard, was designed by John and Donald Parkinson and built in 1929, but in the mid-1990s it became the library for the Southwestern Law School
Wilshire Medical Building by Anne Laskey( Visual )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close-up view of some architectural detail found above the main entrance of the 13-story Wilshire Medical Building, designed by John and Donald B. Parkinson. As of 2011, the address for the structure is 1930 Wilshire Boulevard
East, from Fort Moore Hill by L. Mildred Harris( Visual )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking east towards Los Angeles Union Station from the Fort Moore Hill tunnel, on August 4, 1949, just before it was removed. Seen are various commercial buildings, Los Angeles Gas Company gas holders (gasometers), La Plaza Church, La Plaza Methodist Church, Methodist Headquarters Building, Olvera Street and commercial buildings
Civic Center from Fort Moore Hill by L. Mildred Harris( Visual )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking southeast from the stairway of the Los Angeles Board of Education administration offices during the removal of Fort Moore Hill. Seen, left to right, the U.S. Post Office and Courthouse, City Hall and the Hall of Justice. Dated August 2, 1949
Union Station by L. Mildred Harris( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main entrance of Los Angeles Union Station in May 1949
Civic Center from Santa Ana Freeway/US 101 by L. Mildred Harris( Visual )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking west towards City Hall and the U.S. Post Office & Courthouse from near Aliso and Los Angeles streets at the Santa Ana Freeway/US 101, under construction. Dated October 30, 1951
Intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and Westlake Avenue by Anne Laskey( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking at the 13-story Wilshire Medical Building, located at the southeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Westlake Avenue (running from left to right) and designed by John and Donald B. Parkinson. Various businesses occupy the ground floor commercial spaces. As of 2011, the address for the building is 1930 Wilshire Boulevard
Thousands protest Black Panther Raid, City Hall by Rolland J Curtis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A man speaks from the Spring Street steps of City Hall during the community rally on December 11, 1969. Between 3,000 and 5,000 people have come out to protest the deteriorating relations between the Los Angeles Police Department and the Black Community. Protesters claim that officers applied excessive force during their raid on the Southern California Headquarters of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, 4115 S. Central Avenue, three days before
California Bank Building by Anne Laskey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Looking northwest across the street towards the California Bank Building, located at 9500 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills; storefronts occupy the ground floor and there are offices in the upper floors. This iconic Art Deco building was designed by John and Donald Parkinson and opened in 1929
Pacific Mutual Building addition by Dwyer Studio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Looking northeast across 6th Street towards the construction site of the Pacific Mutual Building West Side addition. Photograph dated June 7, 1929
Memorial Coliseum and the Memorial Sports Arena, Exposition Park by Howard D Kelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aerial view shows two major centers of interest, the Memorial Coliseum (left) and the Memorial Sports Arena (center); view is looking northwest. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, located at 3911 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on May 1, 1923 and was designed by John and Donald Parkinson; general contractor was Edwards, Widley & Dixon Company. The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, located at 3939 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on July 4, 1959 and was designed by Welton Becket; general contractor was L.E. Dixon Company. Figueroa Street can be seen from bottom left corner to middle right; the Harbor (110) Freeway runs across bottom right corner; Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard is seen from middle left to bottom right corner. Photograph taken for Pioneer Flint Kote. Photograph dated June 12, 1959
Pacific Mutual Building addition by Dwyer Studio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Looking northeast across 6th Street towards the construction site of the Pacific Mutual Building West Side addition. Photograph dated May 31, 1929
Memorial Coliseum and the Memorial Sports Arena, Exposition Park by Howard D Kelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aerial view shows two major centers of interest, the Memorial Coliseum (left) and the Memorial Sports Arena (center); view is looking northwest. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, located at 3911 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on May 1, 1923 and was designed by John and Donald Parkinson; general contractor was Edwards, Widley & Dixon Company. The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, located at 3939 S. Figueroa Street, was officially opened on July 4, 1959 and was designed by Welton Becket; general contractor was L.E. Dixon Company. Figueroa Street can be seen from bottom middle to middle right and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard is seen at bottom left corner. Photograph taken for Pioneer Flint Kote. Photograph dated June 12, 1959
Albert's graduation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Albert Franco after he graduated from Manual Arts High School in Los Angeles
Thousands protest Black Panther Raid, City Hall by Rolland J Curtis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Demonstrators on Spring Street outside City Hall on December 11, 1969. Between 3,000 and 5,000 people have come out to protest the deteriorating relations between the Los Angeles Police Department and the Black Community. Protesters claim that officers applied excessive force during their raid on the Southern California Headquarters of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, 4115 S. Central Avenue, three days before
Pacific Mutual Building addition by Dwyer Studio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Construction of the Pacific Mutual Building West Side addition. Photograph dated April 27, 1929
Incidents by the way : the boy! What has the future in store for him? What will be his experience? by John Parkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park by Howard D Kelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aerial view shows The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, located at 3911 S. Figueroa Street; view is looking north. The Coliseum was officially opened on May 1, 1923 and was designed by John and Donald Parkinson; general contractor was Edwards, Widley & Dixon Company. The University of Southern California campus and buildings are visible just beyond, in the background. Photograph taken for Pioneer Flint Kote. Photograph dated June 12, 1959
Pacific Mutual Building addition by Dwyer Studio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The early stages of the Pacific Mutual Building West Side addition construction shown underway. Photograph dated April 5, 1929
Pacific Mutual Building addition by Dwyer Studio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Construction of the foundation for the Pacific Mutual Building West Side addition is taking place. Photograph dated April 19, 1929
 
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John Parkinson

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