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Broadway Tunnel being razed to make room
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph dated June 11, 1949 shows the north end of the Broadway Tunnel being razed in order to make room for the construction of the Hollywood Freeway. An electric train moves along tracks just in front of the United States Courthouse and City Hall at left. The Los Angeles County Hall of Justice is partially visible behind the tunnel.; See images #00115015 through #00115016 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d016_f23_i10; H-5668.1 4x5
United States Court House and Post Office (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles County Hall of Justice
Public buildings--California--Los Angeles
City halls--California--Los Angeles
Office buildings--California--Los Angeles
Tunnels--California--Los Angeles
Demolition--California--Los Angeles
Earthmoving machinery--California--Los Angeles
Street-railroad tracks--California--Los Angeles
Street-railroads--California--Los Angeles
Electric railroads--Cars--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Broadway (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Broadway Tunnel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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