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Widen Fernando street
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 4, 1956 reads, "Truck pours ready-mixed concrete as crew follows to lay out curbs for widening of Glenoaks boulevard between North Brand boulevard and San Fernando city limits. Four lanes will aid movement of motorists over strip that now carries 500 per cent more autos than before extension of Glenoaks from eastern city limits. Improvement is costing $30,000."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Construction workers--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
Roads--Widening--California--San Fernando
Pavements--California--San Fernando
Pavements--California--San Fernando--Design and construction
Curbs--California--San Fernando Valley--Design and construction
Curbs--California--San Fernando
Trucks--California--San Fernando
Concrete mixers--California--San Fernando
Streets--California--San Fernando
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Commercial buildings--California--San Fernando
Glenoaks Boulevard (San Fernando, Calif.)
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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