2220 N. Cheswic Lane 90027
2220 N. Cheswic Lane 90027 Los Feliz USA
Spanish Colonial Revival
Home of Joseph Jensen. Joseph Jensen was born in 1886 in Salt Lake City, Utah; received mining engineering degrees from the University of Utah, the Royal School of Mines, Freiberg (Germany), and Columbia University; worked at Tidewater Oil Company and predecessors as a petroleum engineer and geologist, 1917-55; appointed to Water and Power Committee of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce in 1927; personally participated in the discovery and development of several oil fields in Los Angeles and wrote articles on those fields and methods used by the industry; served as chairman of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California from 1949-70. (Online Archive of California, UCLA; 2016)
Joseph Jensen was an LFIA Director from 1935 until 1943. (Donald Seligman)
2220 N. Cheswic Lane: (Value: $18,000): 1) Joseph Jensen, owner and head of household; 43 year old white married male; married at age 31; born in Utah; parents born in Denmark; a geologist in the oil industry. 2) Lois W. Jensen, wife; 43 year old white married female; married at age 31; born in Utah; parents born in Utah; not working. 3) Joseph W. Jensen, son; 10 year old white male; in school; born in California. 4) John H. Jensen, son; 8 year old white male; in school; born in California. (19th ED, page 15A, lines 21-24).
2220 Cheswic Lane (value $10,000): 1) Joseph Jensen, head of household; white married male 53 years of age; born in Utah; an engineer in an oil company. 2) Lois W. Jensen, wife; white married female 53 years of age; born in Utah; not working. 3) Joseph W. Jensen, son; white single male 20 years of age; born in California; in school. 4) John HJ. Jensen, son; white single male 18 years of age; born in California; in school. (ED 60-81; Page 5B; Lines 67-70).
Type: Spanish Colonial Revival Sold
Area: 3,064 sqft
Lot Size: 9,000 sqft
Year Built: 1923