Thursday, May 17, 2012

Show House



Soooooo glad they are fixing this old, old beauty up.
B&W pic from 1888(!!!).
Show house. Griffin Ave.
Amazing history around these parts.




Neon Trees "Show"
The Smiths "Back to the Old House"

8 Comments:

Blogger Pasadena Adjacent said...

wow. that is an amazing comparison

Thursday, May 17, 2012  
Anonymous events in san pedro said...

I like your blog! Very neat!

Friday, May 18, 2012  
Blogger John Frye said...

Wondering about the title on the negative. It says destroyed by fire, so does that mean the big building in the background is the Show House?

Friday, May 18, 2012  
Blogger Above the City said...

Hmmm. Think you might be right John.

The big house could be the one called the Show House.

Friday, May 18, 2012  
Blogger altadenahiker said...

Oh, I've always admired and worried about this house when driving back and forth to work.

Saturday, May 19, 2012  
Blogger Pasadena Adjacent said...

this is the one south and to the right of the big house

Sunday, May 27, 2012  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Where is this located? I'm trying to research my family history. Thank you for your help.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012  
Blogger Above the City said...

Hi. This is located around the 3300 block of Griffin Ave., close to the intersection of Griffin and Ave 33.

Good luck with the research!!!

Thursday, July 26, 2012  

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