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Title supplied by cataloger. Aerial view of the Ford Motor Company, Mercury Plant site in Pico Rivera; view is looking southwest. Located on the corner of Rosemead Boulevard (large street running diagonally from the upper left, to the lower right) and Washington Boulevard (street running mid-photo from left to right, just below the large barren area). The Rio Hondo can be seen on the right, parallel to Rosemead; El Rancho High School is visible on the lower left (with an oval track). The 157-acre manufacturing facility was dedicated on May 6, 1948; the plant closed in 1980 and was purchased by Northrop Grumman in 1982. Photograph dated July 15, 1955.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm. Photographic safety negatives