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Talk flood control
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 May 16, 1956 reads, "West Valley flood control projects, inspected recently by Roger Jessup, include Los Angeles River channel. Shown above at Reseda boulevard, the county supervisor is discussing protection of West Valley homes with Mrs. L. Peniston Garner, 9160 Encino Ave., Northridge."; See images #00109809, #00121082 through #00121084 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Jessup, Roger W.,--1889-1971
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
Flood control--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Civic leaders--California--San Fernando Valley
Businessmen--California--San Fernando Valley
Dairy farmers--California--San Fernando Valley
River channels--California--San Fernando Valley
Bridges--California--San Fernando Valley
Dwellings--California--San Fernando Valley
Dirt roads--California--San Fernando Valley
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Trees--California--San Fernando Valley
Brush--California--San Fernando Valley
Hats--California--San Fernando Valley
Reseda Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles River (Calif.)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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