Skip to main content

Image / Arroyo Seco Freeway

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Arroyo Seco Freeway
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1941
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.
Figueroa Street Tunnel with Park Lane Bridge in background is shown. Photo caption reads: "Construction of the $2,437,000 Arroyo Seco freeway through Elysian Park, a section of which is shown above, today entered the national defense picture. Frank W. Clark, state director of public works, has asked federal authorities for priorities on steel and cement to complete the project on the grounds that it is of strategic value in the national defense program around this city." Photo dated August 11, [1941?]
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 25 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00075981
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5460
CARL0000078239
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/27925
Subject
Tunnels--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Interstate 110
Arroyo Seco Parkway (Calif.)
Figueroa Street Tunnels (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Elysian Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: