Here are historic photos from the mid-1920s when our beloved Pasadena City Hall was under construction.
Before the digging began:
Parking Day or Nite (but not for much longer!):
When the land was still being cleared:
They’re off and running:
All Saints Church peeking over the palms:
Note all the houses that were in the neighborhood at the time:
The main tower under construction:
Inside the tower under construction:
Just a few more:
Original post at PasadenaPIO.blogspot.com, 2008
Ann Erdman is happily retired after decades of loyal service to the City of Pasadena as Public Information Officer. Her blog can be found at AnnErdman.blogspot.com.