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Title
Booming Sun Valley
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated July 13, 1956 reads "Power for million lights up sky. Fabulous growth of the San Fernando Valley forced the Department of Water and Power to construct one of the largest steam plants in the country in Sun Valley. The four unit project costing $89,000,000 is virtually completed and will provide power for million Valley residents."
LAPL 00130906
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends.
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.
See images #00130905 through #00130909 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
(OCoLC)944398006
Language
English
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.). Department of Water and Power
Steam power plants--California--Los Angeles
Electric utilities--California--Los Angeles
Energy facilities--California--Los Angeles
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Night photographs--2001-2010
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
2001-2010
Place
California
Los Angeles
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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