The Hollywood Sign

By:Avery Hobson

The Hollywood Sign


We are about to talk about an amazing piece of work that shows how known and big the city really is. The monument I decided to tell you about is the "Hollywood Sign". The "Hollywood Sign" was built in 1923, 92 years ago. This sign is located

In Los Angeles, California. It's a landmark and a American cultural icon. In this essay we will be highlighting the history, the importance, and its beauty.

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The History

They thought about the idea in 1907, then the thought carried. Then in 1915 they finally decided to start building. In 1923 the monument was finally up and finished, the sign was $21,000 to build. It took about 8 years to complete the "Hollywood Sign". Also, the excitement of the sign had people wanting to go and film everything there even film them while they were building.

The Importance

The "Hollywood Sign" is important you might not be able to think about the importance right a way but there is one. This sign gives people hope that there is a chance out there in the world to become something big. It makes people strive for greatness and to have their name written in a star on the sidewalk next to Michael Jackson and everyone else. It gives people hope and all you need is a little hope to be able to become something great.
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The Beauty

There is a great beauty of the "Hollywood Sign" that some people don't see. Well first the sign is in a beautiful place and in a beautiful city. The sign is just like people it might not look beautiful on the outside but in the inside it has a reason to be there and it's beauty shines from the inside out. People climb huge hills to get close to get and see it. It's gives people hope so they can become something.
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The Hollywood Sign

The" Hollywood Sign" is a great landmark. There is a lot of beauty to it that people don't see. The history behind this landmark is amazing and they and why it started was inspiring. This landmark might not seem important to everyone but it is pretty important to that city and a lot of people.