Marked face of the Douglass Excelsior firebrick
Courtesy of the Santa Monica History Museum, Santa Monica, California

Brand Name: HOTEL / ARCADIA / 1886

Company: City Brick Company

Brickyard Location: Buena Vista Street yard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Operating Years: 1883-1900

Years Brick Made: 1886

Type: Common brick

Description: Hotel name and year impressed on face inside a shallow rectangular frog.

Comments: This brick was found by Steve Mount and donated to the Santa Monica History Museum. For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the City Brick Company (Buena Vista Street yard).

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