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Title
Atomic energy plant to supply power
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
1955
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 caption dated October 3, 1955 reads, "Work progresses on Valley reactor - Core cavity liner, left, for sodium graphite nuclear reactor now under construction by North American Aviation for Atomic Energy Commission is set in place in Santa Susana Mountains, west of Canoga Park. Reactor is being built in connection with AEC program to develop electric power from atomic energy."; See image #00139158 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00139159
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d047_f30_i9
CARL0005695303
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/69004
Subject
North American Aviation
Santa Susana Field Laboratory
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley--Design and construction
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley--Power distribution
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley
Industrial facilities--California--Simi Valley
Nuclear power plants--California--Simi Valley
Nuclear engineering--California--Simi Valley
Simi Valley (Calif.)
Santa Susana Mountains (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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