Wilshire Motel | Los Angeles Conservancy
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Wilshire Motel

Now surrounded by newer construction, this is the last of dozens of mom-and-pop motels that once dotted this stretch of Wilshire to the sea.

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
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Century Plaza Hotel

Designed by Minoru Yamasaki for ALCOA, the hotel opened in 1966 and illustrates Yamasaki's love of ornamentation through materials and pattern.
Photo by Mitzi March Mogul

Joseph L. Starr Dairy Farmhouse

A private owner brought this rare building back from the brink of demolition, painstakingly restoring it while educating the community about the value of preservation.