“Echo Park in the 19th Century and our Continuing Legacy of Activism

Writer and historical consultant Rory Mitchell will discuss his research into the early built environment in Echo Park, its transformation from rural gardens to urban oasis and some of the first bohemian intellectuals in the neighborhood during the Echo Park Historical Society’s Quarterly meeting on Saturday, Aug. 13 at 1 p.m

He will also discuss current efforts regards historic activism, including the SurveyLA program and opportunities for the membership to get involved.
The meeting is open to the public and will include an update on historical society activities.
Quarterly Meeting:

Date & Time: Sat. August 13 @ 1 p.m.

Location: Williams Hall at Barlow Hospital, 2000 Stadium Way.