Palisades del Ray Jul 19, 1925 Description A panoramic view of the Palisades del Rey development by Dickinson & Gillespie, in Los Angeles. The photograph, taken from a tower, shows the relatively undeveloped Palisades, with houses under construction and teams of donkeys grading the land, in the foreground, with Marina del Rey in the distance on the right.
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