“Resplendent with lights, lovely flowers and the paintings of noted artists, the Whittier Art Association’s new galleries at the corner of South Painter Avenue and Mooreland Drive, presented a colorful scene last night at the opening reception, which was attended by two hundred members of the organization and […]
“All is in readiness for the opening tonight at 8 o’clock of the galleries of the Whittier Art Association, South Painter Avenue and Moorland Drive. Members of the organization, aided by loyal friends, have labored months towards this achievement.”
Ground-Breaking exercise on site held.
1938 December 5, Whittier News: Work on First Unit for Whittier Art Gallery to Be Commenced Tomorrow
Work on First Unit for Whittier Art Gallery to be Commenced Tomorrow ( December 6, 1938). Note: The original address of the Whittier Art Gallery was 727 South Painter Avenue. Today, the Gallery’s address is 8035 South Painter Ave.