Venice, California: Muffler Men Ancestral Birthplace

International Fiberglass (Gone)

Address:
4054 Glencoe Ave., Venice, CA
Directions:
Also listed as Marina del Rey. South of Beach Ave on the east side of Glencoe Ave. Now 3- and 4-story residential properties.
Hours:
Private property - visible from street.
Muffler Men Ancestral Birthplace
The office and shops of International Fiberglass are long gone, but in this spot hundreds of giant humanoids were manufactured -- Muffler Men, Uniroyal Gals, Big Friends, the Burger Family. No historical marker. Do the area's well-off residents know they dwell on Sacred Ground? [RoadsideAmerica.com Team]

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