5653 W. Franklin Avenue 90027
5653 W. Franklin Avenue 90027 Los Feliz USA
J. E. White, architect. (also for 5651)
Altered after 1994 earthquake. Abandoned. Rebuilt 1996.
5653 Franklin Avenue (Rents for $75 per month): 1) Walter S. Vidor, renter and head of household; 58 year old white married male; married at age 31; born in Texas; father born in Budapest Hungary, mother in Florida; not working. 2) B. Leata Vidor, wife; 43 year old white married female; married at age 16; born in Illinois; father born in Ohio, mother in Illinois; not working. 3) Walter S. Vidor, Jr., son; 17 year old single white male; in school; born in Illinois. 4) Barbara L. Vidor, daughter; 12 year old white female; in school; born in the Philippine Islands. 5) Mary Jacobs, mother-in-law; 68 year old white female widow; married at age 16; born in Illinois; father born in Ohio, mother in Illinois; not working.
1940 Census: 5653 Franklin Avenue (Value $5,000): 1) Clara B. Taylor, head of household; white widow 78 years of age; born in Wisconsin; not working. 2) Dorothy H. Logan, maid; white divorced female 24 years of age; born in Illinois; maid, private home; earns $400.
Type: Craftsman Sold
Area: 1,712 sqft
Year Built: 1918