Los Angeles Public Library

Los Angeles Public Library

It says Shakespeare and Goethe under the mosaic pyramid at the top...pretty cool!

I visited the Los Angeles Public Library.  On the very top of the building, under the mosaic pyramid, the words inscribed are “Shakespeare Goethe”.




 

California History Murals in Children’s Literature Department by Albert Herter.

Los Angeles Public Library Children's department

Los Angeles Public Library Children's department

There was a beautiful card catalogue built-in to the wall:
Los Angeles Public Library built-in card catalogue

This surrounds the outside of the building on one block.

Los Angeles Public Library

Los Angeles Public Library

Across the street were these beautiful Spanish-style steps:

Spanish Steps