Mr. Griffith J. Griffith


In 1896 Griffith Jenkins Griffith (1850-1919)

donated 3.500 acres to form a city park.



      HomE  |  MorE


''Public parks are a safety valve of great cities

and should be made accesible and attractive

where neither race, creed nor color could be

excluded''.



Griffith Park Los Angeles, California
Col. Griffith Jenkins Griffith