View of front and south side of Central Library from across the street; the parking lot in front of the library is almost full; stairs lead up to the courtyard; lawn, trees, flowers, and shrubbery; buildings in background.
The man on the left wears the armband of Foreign Pao Chia Air Raid Precautions Pao, and the man on the right wears the armband of Foreign Pao Chia Vigilance Corps Pao. A sign in the background shows 825 East Seward Road in Hongkew District.
Chinese Restaurants--California--Los Angeles; Decoration and ornament, Architectural--California--Los Angeles;
Pole featuring ornate metal sculpture of a dragon stands in center of path; restaurant with open air seating and gift shop on left next to stone steps; sign for Good Earth to right; apartment buildings in background.
Ground breaking ceremonies; Benedictions; Chapels; College campuses--California--Los Angeles; College presidents--California--Los Angeles; Jesuits
Note on image verso: "June 4, 1952. Rev. Charles S. Casassa, S.J., President of Loyola University leads the solemn ground-blessing ceremonies marking the start of Loyola's new student chapel." Left to right: Three altar boys, Reverend Karl Von der...