Historic Street Name

Previous Street Name: Pearl St

‘Current/Next’ Street Name: Figueroa Ave

Earliest Date for ‘Previous’ Name: 1888

Latest Date for ‘Previous’ Name:   1894

Entry covers from cross street to cross street or similar: Pico Ave (current) where Pearl butted into Figueroa to 1 block north of College

Approximate Number of Blocks: 23

Length of segment: 2.4 miles

Map(s) used to confirm street name changes:

Reference 1: 1890 Sanborn

Reference 2: 1894 Sanborn

Notes: Figueroa may have been a different street earlier. 1857 Bancroft from 12st St to 6th St was Calle de las Chapules (Grasshopper)

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Updated: February 05, 2018 09:26

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