Bradbury, Roosevelt, my what tales you must tell!!!

See this from Cher for a little slice of Hollywood history!

The Chicago Files

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This post is the final in the Los Angeles/Long Beach series.  The above photo is the famous Bradbury Building.  It was built in 1893, and has been the focal point of many movies and fictional stories.  But wait, let’s take a look inside.  You won’t believe your eyes!

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Have you ever seen anything like it?  The Bradbury Building was used in the movie, “Blade Runner”.

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The building houses office of Internal Affairs of the Los Angeles Police Department.  Here’s another photo showing the other end of the building:

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Perhaps you are thinking this building couldn’t possibly get any more unique! Ah, look at this:

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This is the elevator! To use it, there is a ‘call button’ to press.  A on-duty guard literally has to crank a wheel-type device and up you go! How’s that for ‘old time travel’!

This building was one of the most unusual I have ever seen. …

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  1. Tom

    Now, that is what I call an ‘insightful’ post.

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