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General Telephone Building

Map365 North Palm Canyon
Palm Springs, CA 92262
  • Historic Site Marker

Marker Details

This structure was built c. 1934 by the California Water & Telephone Company as a business office and switching center. It was purchased by General Telephone in 1967 and continued as a switching center until 1984. The structure is constructed of poured-in-place concrete highlighted by a Spanish Eclectic facade. HSPB-26. This plaque sponsored by the McCallum Desert Foundation.