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Cahuenga Freeway, looking north from Pilgrimage Bridge
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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View of the roads, rail lines, and cars traveling through the Cahuenga Pass, the most important section of the Hollywood Freeway, which is the "gateway" that opens fast traffic from the rich San Fernando Valley into Hollywood and the heart of metropolitan Los Angeles. The short city-built Cahuenga Pass Freeway was opened on June 15, 1940. Photograph dated March 18, 1949.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Express highways--California, Southern
Mountain passes--California, Southern
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Traffic flow--California--Los Angeles
Railroad tracks--California--Los Angeles
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Cahuenga Pass (Los Angeles, Calif.)
United States Highway 101

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