A Documentary Film by Camilo Silva

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1986

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The landmark Ambassador Hotel is for sale. BRIEFLY May 03, 1986 A hotel spokeswoman confirmed the news but would make no further comment. The announcement that the mid-Wilshire hotel was on the market was made by Los Angeles City Councilman John Ferraro. The Ambassador, owned by Schine Enterprises, opened in 1921 and became a well-known Los Angeles landmark. It is the hotel where Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1968....

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1993 :: LAUSD abandons the eminent domain proceedings and uses returned deposit to acquire the sites for Belmont Learning Complex

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L.A. District May Forfeit $20 Million : Education: State panel votes to withhold some money earmarked for high school site if deal for Ambassador Hotel is scuttled in favor of cheaper land. Officials want to keep savings for eventual use. September 23, 1993|SANDY BANKS and JERRY GILLAM | TIMES STAFF WRITERS SACRAMENTO — The state’s school construction funding board voted Wednesday to force the Los Angeles Unified School District to forfeit $20 million if the district abandons its...

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HOTEL CALIFORNIA: Dana Goodyear on the Ambassador Hotel (New Yorker, ‘05)

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HOTEL CALIFORNIA: Dana Goodyear on the Ambassador Hotel (New Yorker, ‘05) by Dana Goodyear (4174 words) (Originally published in The New Yorker. Compilation copyright (c) 2005 The Conde Nast Publications, Inc. All Rights Reserved.)The western entrance to the Ambassador Hotel, an H-shaped nineteen-twenties Spanish Revival that occupies a twenty-three-acre parcel on Wilshire Boulevard, is a monumental porte-cochere. Thick columns, banded with green, yellow, and shell-pink tiles, support a...

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Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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