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Title
Aerial view of Death Valley's Furnace Creek Ranch and the Black Mountains
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Creator
Spence Air Photos (Firm)
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
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
Aerial view looking southeast of Death Valley's Furnace Ranch and the Black Mountains. The ranch sits in an oasis of trees surrounded by the desert of Death Valley. Mountains are behind Furnace Creek Ranch which was a working ranch in the late 1800s until it was made into a hotel in the 1930s.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00073668
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 9113 4x5
CARL0000077120
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/3087
Subject
Furnace Creek Inn (Death Valley, Calif. and Nev.)
Hotels--Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.)
Mountains--Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.)
Deserts--Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.)
Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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