This garden apartment community of Lincoln Place survived a preservation battle spanning more than a decade; it thrives once again with a mix of historic buildings and sensitive new construction. 7 Preserved Modern Architecture Icons in Los Angeles - Photo 4 of 7
The former luxury hotel, Rosslyn Hotel Apartments, opened its doors on Fifth and Main in Downtown L.A. in 1923, and was once one of the largest luxury hotels on the West Coast. The Beaux Arts building now provides homes and services for people in need, using preservation as a tool to integrate affordable housing into market-rate neighborhoods. 7 Preserved Modern Architecture Icons in Los Angeles - Photo 6 of 7
The 1913 Pacific Electric Railway, El Prado Bridge, is a Torrance, California icon and a signature design of architect Irving Gill. The bridge’s repair and stabilization project arrived just in time for its 100th birthday. 7 Preserved Modern Architecture Icons in Los Angeles - Photo 5 of 7
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