California Mid-Century Modern Buildings (page 3)

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Compton City Hall & Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Compton, CA
Compton City Hall was designed by Harold L. Williams and built in 1976. The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial was built in 1978, next to City Hall. The Memorial was originally designed as a fountain with a spout of water shooting through the ring at the top. [map]

Post Office
Concord, CA
This Post Office was built in 1971. There are two USPS logo mosaics. [map]

Post Office
Daly City, CA
This Post Office was built in 1964. [map]

former Massey Cadillac

Sunset View Mortuary
El Cerrito, CA
The Sunset View Mortuary was built in 1962. It was designed by William Corlett of Corlett & Spackman. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Pic-N-Pac Liquors
El Cerrito, CA
This Pic-N-Pac Liquors location appears to be from the 1960s. [map]

Sonoma Developmental Center
Eldridge, CA
The Sonoma Developmental Center has been around since the 1880s, serving people with developmental disabilities. I believe these additional buildings were built around 1956. [map]

Elk Grove:
Mr. Motorhome RV Center

Driftwood Dairy
El Monte, CA
The Driftwood Dairy was established in the 1920s. This retail store was built in 1961. It was originally known as the Driftyland Dairy-Port. The curbs are decorated with ceramic tiles of milk bottles and "Drifty the Cow", the company's mascot. In 2012, the upper panel of the sign was damaged by wind. The panel was removed and the sign was altered. The first photo above is from 2008; the second is from 2013. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

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