MAPS OF EAST LOS ANGELES: PROPERTY CHANGING HANDS FROM VIGNES TO MOULTON — 1854-1891

Tract of land belonging to Don Luis Vigné: East of Los Angeles River — 1854

Vignes, Jean Louis: parcel east of Los Angeles River — 1854

Vigné Vineyard sold to Barela and Sainsevain; between San Pedro road and Los Angeles River; structures, surface detail — 1855

Map of the Vineyard of Don Luis Vigné sold to Pedro Sainsevain and Teresa Barela — 1855

Map of East Los Angeles, showing the plot of land previously owned by Don Luis Vignés — 1873

Map of the Property of J. G. Downey, L. Willhart, E. Moulton, M. Ruiz, Dolores Sepulveda and Benita Peraza and Julian Chavis — 1874

Moulton Tracts east of Los Angeles River — 1883

Guide Map of the City of Los Angeles, Cal. — 1887

“Baxter St. to the north, Hoover St. to the west, Lorena St. to the east, Jefferson to the south. Compare this map with… the same map printed four years later. Considerable development occurs during that period including additional public transportation lines. Printing process: lithography by Schmidt Label & Lith. Co., 21-31 Main St. S. F. and 15 Downey Block, Los Angeles, Cal. Copyright 1887.”
-Excerpt courtesy of the Huntington Digital Library, Huntington Rare Book Maps, “Guide Map of the City of Los Angeles, Cal.,” by W. H. L. Corran, Schmidt Label & Lith. Co., San Francisco, 1887. (top) Image courtesy of the Huntington Digital Library, Huntington Rare Book Maps, “Map of East Los Angeles and Vicinity the Property of Messrs. J. S. Griffin, J. G. Downey & H. M. Johnston,” by Frank Lecouvreur, County Surveyor of Los Angeles County, surveyed December 1873

Guide Map of the City of Los Angeles, Cal. — 1891

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