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The writer had a dark view of LA but was undoubtedly seduced and enthralled with the City of Angels.
The library’s garden was paved over in the ’60s for a parking lot, and the sculpture disappeared.
Opened in 1926, the Bertram Goodhue-designed building at the Central Library is a landmark and a treasure. It's also seen a lot in its 90 years. We've got a look back at some of the cool and tragic moments in its long history.