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Title
Air planters seed Idlewood Canyon
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1956
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
Photograph caption dated November 10, 1956 reads "Deputy foresters Arthur Arndt, center, Ezra Miller right, and pilot Capt. Sewell Griggers of Sheriff's Aero Squadron load helicopter hopper with grass mixture before taking off to plant blackened slopes of Idlewood Canyon in Glendale. Planting is to prevent erosion during heavy rainy season."
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134935
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f13_i15
CARL0005597181
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64940
Subject
Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Sheriff's Department--Employees
Men--California--Glendale
Helicopter pilots--California--Glendale
Helicopter transportation--California--Glendale
Helicopters--California--Glendale
Grasses--Seeds--California--Glendale
Plant propagation
Signs and signboards--California--Glendale
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Glendale (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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