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Title
Where monsters roamed
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1954
Publication Information
Wurdeman and Becket
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 10, 1954 reads "Lifelike statues of monsters who once roamed the meadows where Los Angeles now stands can be viewed a few minutes' drive from the Valley at La Brea Park on Wilshire boulevard. These giant ground sloths are modeled after beasts who became mired in the La Brea Tar Pits."; See images #00122149 through #00122156 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00122152
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d026_f21_i12
CARL0005401516
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/54512
Subject
Prudential Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Sloths--Statues--California--Los Angeles
Statues--California--Los Angeles
Animal sculpture--California--Los Angeles
Tar--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
La Brea Pits (Calif.)
Hancock Park (Los Angeles, Calif. : Park)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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