Carthay Circle marker

San Vicente Boulevard immediately south of Wilshire Boulevard.

Plaque on the back reads:

We dedicate the planting of these 100 trees on this date as part of a beautification project in honor of J. Harvey McCarthy, a pioneer in the field of urban planning, who developed Carthay Circle as a cohesive residential community in 1924. That our neighborhood continues to prosper and maintain its residential character is a living tribute to his vision.

Principal sponsors: Cadillac Fairview Corporation, Carthay Circle Homeowners Association.
In gratitude for the support and cooperation of Councilman Zev Yaroslavsky and staff/City of Los Angeles Street Tree Division. Carthay Circle Homeowners Association Beautification Project Cochaired by Chris Appel & Carole Villasenor July 11, 1987.


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