The Netherlands Centennial Carillon
The Netherlands Centennial Carillon is a 62-bell carillon located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. It was given by the Dutch community of British Columbia in thanks for Canada’s role in the liberation of the Netherlands during World War II. Queen Juliana of the Netherlands unveiled its cornerstone in 1967, Canada’s centennial year.
City Hall dominated downtown Los Angeles’s skyline through the 1960s. It became a backdrop for Los Angeles history to unfold, including the rise of the LA Times. The Huntington captures that moment.
[Los Angeles City Hall], 1935, Julius Shulman. © J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute