Avalon Casino, blt. 1929

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Inside are a theater and museum on the ground floor and a dancehall above. The theater will seat 1154 people and the ballroom will accommodate a band and 6000+ dancers. Finished in 1929, credit for the casino is given mainly to chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Jr., who owned controlling stake on Catalina Island at the time.

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Comments (113)

Loszmann Ágnes on April 9, 2013

Interesting architecture, very nice colours. Like/78 Greetings, Ágnes

jockswa on June 28, 2013

A spectacular looking building. Lk. Regards, Jock.

d☼≈AlDWMcCuLL☼Ch on July 28, 2013

Thank you Loszmann Ágnes and jockswa for coming to visit my gallery and voting for my photograph! Especially thank you for your kind words and compliments! Please come back and visit my gallery again!

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Maja Go on August 4, 2013

Interesting and beautiful building of casino,

perfect photo, LIKE Greetings, Maya

©polytropos on August 14, 2013

Oh, a very meaningful shape and architecture for a casino: it looks like a stock of chips! ;-)

d☼≈AlDWMcCuLL☼Ch on August 25, 2013

Thank you gor.maja and ©polytropos for coming to visit my gallery and voting for my photograph! Especially thank you for your kind words and compliments! Please come back and visit my gallery again!

Well poly, "casino" is a gathering place, which was the purpose of this building. This was never officially used for gambling. :D

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Michael LI on September 18, 2013

Wonderful photo with amazing colors!
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Greetings, Michael

d☼≈AlDWMcCuLL☼Ch on September 26, 2013

Thank you Michael LI for coming to visit my gallery and voting for my photograph! Especially thank you for your kind words and compliments! Please come back and visit my gallery again!

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Ali Raza on October 11, 2013

LIKE beautiful composition. best wishes

Roger Narbonne on October 18, 2013

I like this photo magnificent,

Very good grip and amazing view of colors.

I like, I like and I add a Like 83.

Welcome to my album. Have a good week.

Warmest greetings from. Best greetings from France, city Narbonne, Roger.

d☼≈AlDWMcCuLL☼Ch on January 30, 2014

Thank you Ali Raza and Roger Narbonne for coming to visit my gallery and voting for my photograph! Especially thank you for your kind words and compliments! Please come back and visit my gallery again!

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Haggs on March 4

Very nice image Like

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