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Schwartz Bath House, 2201-2207 East First Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Schwartz Bath House, 2201-2207 East First Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

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Summary

Significance: The Schwartz Bath House Building is significant for its association with the Jewish community in Boyle Heights; from the mid-1920s to the late-1940s it functioned as a major social center. It is significant as well as an early example of the work of Los Angeles architect Edith Norman, who completed over 200 buildings, primarily multi-unit residential buildings between 1926 and 1938. It is one of the few remaining buildings from the Jewish period in Boyle Heights, and is an example of a rare property type in Los Angeles.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N353
Survey number: HABS CA-2641

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Los Angeles, California, United States34.04445, -118.21173
Google Map of 34.0444526, -118.2117325
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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