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Title
Plant grass on burned-over hills
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
1957
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 November 9, 1957 reads "Helicopter lifts load of 200 pounds of grass seed for planting on 300 acres of Verdugo Mountains denuded by brush fires. Job was done by county at request of city of Burbank. Take-off point for helicopter was Starlight Bowl parking lot in Burbank's Stough Park."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 16 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134936
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f13_i16
CARL0005597182
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64954
Subject
Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Fire Department--Employees
Starlight Bowl (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Helicopter pilots--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Helicopter transportation--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Helicopters--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Grasses--Seeds--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Plant propagation
Parking lots--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Verdugo Mountains (Calif.)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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