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Title
Avocado Heights, 3rd Ave and Starlight Ln, looking east
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Avocado Heights is an unincorporated census-designated place in Los Angeles County with an approximate population of 15,148 (per the 2000 census). The community lies in the San Gabriel Valley, in close proximity to Puente Hills, City of Industry, the San Gabriel River, and El Monte.
Aerial view of a residential district known as Avocado Heights. Photograph shows a large house with a very tall "tower" on the left, located on 3rd Avenue and Starlight Lane; view is looking east. Large homes on plotted land are seen scattered around. Photographed for R.W. McKee on August 5, 1955.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00087854
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 174-16
CARL0004928089
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4134
Subject
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles County
Streets--California--Los Angeles County
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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