5211 W. Franklin Avenue 90027
5211 W. Franklin Avenue 90027 Los Feliz USA
Spanish Colonial Revival
W. W. Eager, architect.
Residence of Mrs. Cecil B. DeMille listed as 5211 W. Franklin Avenue in 1922. Mrs. DeMille was a member of the Woman’s Club Hollywood. (Source: Who’s Who among the Women of California, Security Publishing Company, Los Angeles, 1922)
5211 Franklin Avenue: 1) Vincent Bellett, lodger; white male 28 years of age; to US in 1913, alien; born in Italy; parents born in Italy; a mechanic. 1930 census: 5211 Franklin Avenue (value: $35,000): 1) Holmes Harter, head of household and owner; white male 69 years of age, married at age 26; born in Wisconsin; parents born in New York; not working; not a veteran. 2) Emma Harter, wife; white female 65 years of age, married at age 21; born in Wisconsin; parents born in Germany; not working.
5211 Franklin Avenue (Value $19,000): 1) Donald McDonald, head of household; white single male 45 years of age; born in Kentucky; not working. 2) Robert Boyle, cousin; white single male 35 years of age; born in Georgia; seaman in the merchant marine; earns $960. 3) Herman Swanson, lodger; white single male 35 years of age; born in Massachusetts; bartender in a cafe; earns $456. 4) Manzel D. Norton, lodger; white single male 28 years of age; born in Mississippi; salesman of retail meat products; earns $2040.
Type: Spanish Colonial Revival Sold
Year Built: 1928