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New store goes up the 'Safe Way
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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 January 1, 1962 reads, "Workmen use cement slab lift construction technique to hoist into place the walls of Studio City's new Safeway Market, 12555 Ventura Blvd. Pre-cast wall, in upper left, is lifted off ground by special crane. It is guided to the side of floor slab, upper right, and lower into place as well-known architect Kinsey Kersey watches in lower left. With wall safely cemented into place, workmen remove supports, lower right."; See images #00137085 through #00137089 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Safeway Stores, Inc
Kinsey Kersey Co
Construction and demolition debris--California--Los Angeles
Construction equipment--California--Los Angeles
Construction projects--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles
Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Supermarkets--California--Los Angeles
Architects--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Concrete slabs
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period

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