Hope’s home

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His two-story French Revival residence was built in Toluca Lake, California (in the San Fernando Valley near North Hollywood) in 1939. It was designed by Los Angeles architect Robert Finkelhor. The postcard image above is undated but likely contains images of him and the home soon after it was completed.

To learn more, see: https://www.laconservancy.org/locations/bob-and-dolores-hope-estate and https://paradiseleased.wordpress.com/2011/06/03/bookplates-from-old-hollywood/ (scroll down).

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