A view of spectators ready to hear speeches City Hall steps, taken from the building's facade. Military personnel stand in formation on the street and the State Building is featured in the background. The "Birthday Fiesta Pageant" marks the anniversary of Spanish settlers' "founding" of Los Angeles.
Photograph of officials, police officers and members of the Native Sons of the Golden West dressed in as cowboys on the steps of the new City Hall on 1st and Spring St. at the cornerstone laying ceremony. A Baldwin grand piano is on the stage. Gov. C. C. Young came down from Sacramento to participate in the laying of the cornerstone with Mayor George E. Cryer.