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Laboratory expanded
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 January 7, 1960 reads "Portion of underground tunnel network expanded along with other facilities at California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory Test Station at Edwards Air Force Base is shown. Tunnel system, now 1,000 feet long, houses hundreds of connections which assist in measuring temperatures, vibrations, thrust, and other data of rockets as they are test fired. Electrician is shown making connections between rocket test stands and new concrete block house."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
United States.--Air Force
Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.)
Men--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Electricians--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Tunnels--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Air bases--United States
Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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