Vernacular | Los Angeles Conservancy


Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Terminal Island Japanese Memorial

Dedicated in 2002, this memorial serves as a reminder of Terminal Island’s once-thriving former Japanese American community, with residents forcibly removed in 1942 following the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine / L.A. Conservancy

The Factory

The 1929 Factory building embodies a number of significant historical patterns in West Hollywood, from the development of the entertainment industry to the rise of nightlife visibly catering to the gay community.
Photo courtesy Architectural Resources Group

Union Bank Square

The great Garrett Eckbo designed the landscaped plaza for both pedestrians and office workers looking down from above.