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Booming Sun Valley
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 13, 1956 reads "Power for million lights up sky. Fabulous growth of the San Fernando Valley forced the Department of Water and Power to construct one of the largest steam plants in the country in Sun Valley. The four unit project costing $89,000,000 is virtually completed and will provide power for million Valley residents."; See images #00130905 through #00130909 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d036_f12_i8; H-14095.12 4x5
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power
Steam power plants--California--Los Angeles
Electric utilities--California--Los Angeles
Energy facilities--California--Los Angeles
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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