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Cross-town delivery
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 caption dated June 4, 1959 reads, "Burbank to Los Angeles International Airport in just five minutes - that's the delivery route traced by Capt. H. W. Caward, Western Air Lines flight operation director. WAL's first Electra prop-jet transport went to its new home via that 18 1/2-mile route. Burt C. Monesmith, left, Lockheed vice president and California Division general manager, approves. Sharing his approval are Stanley R. Shatto, WAL president for operations, and J. Judson Taylor, vice president and treasurer of the airline."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Western Airlines
Western Airlines--Employees
Lockheed Corporation
Lockheed Corporation--Employees
Charts, diagrams, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Airplanes--United States
Air travel--United States
Electra (Turboprop transports)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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