The Wallace Reid house was one of the most attractive homes in West Hollywood’s early Hacienda Park neighborhood. The house was demolished in the 1950s and replaced with the Thunderbird Motel, which was until recently the Standard Hotel.
Read more about Wally Reid’s meteoric movie star career and tragic demise, check out the story, “An All-American Tragedy” in our exhibit, Hacienda Park and the Origins of the Sunset Strip.
A front view of the Reid home:
Cowboy star W.S. Hart owned the house next door to the Reids. It is still standing as part of the W.S. Hart Park.