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“MY CITY”

MEMORIAL PARK

The following four pages are abridged excerpts reprinted from a 1916 article written by George Damon, Dean of Engineering at Caltech (when it was still known as Throop), on creating a “Pasadena Plan.” See pasadena passages.org/ homemade.pdf for an unabridged copy of Dean Damon’s original article along with other articles he wrote, and news articles from local papers about the exhibit.

Pasadena’s First Horticultural Hall

The “Horticultural Court” of 1916 included a Batchelder Fountain. From 1979 thru 1994, this alley was known as the Espresso Bar. See also pages 30, 36, 46, 65 and 67.

CENTRAL PARK

OVERVIEW

PROJECTS

EVENTS

PLANITORIUM

NEXT STEPS

CONCLUSIONS

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