AKA: Security-First National Bank, 5209 Wilshire Boulevard Branch, Los Angeles, CA

Structure Type: built works - commercial buildings - banks (buildings)

Designers: Morgan, Walls and Clements, Architects (firm); Stiles Michael Clements (architect); Octavius Weller Morgan Sr. (architect); John A. Walls (architect)

Dates: constructed 1929

1 story

5209 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036

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This building had a similar black and gold terra-cotta covering as Morgan, Walls and Clements's fantastic (and demolished) Richfield Building (Los Angeles, CA, 1928-1929) of about the same time. A small building, it is easy to miss as one speeds by on Wilshire Boulevard.

PCAD id: 15574