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Recent victim of the tar pits
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Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Cobb, E. S
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Federal Writers' Project
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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A ground squirrel caught on the surface of one of the pits. This illustrates the fact that entrapment did not cease at the end of the Glacial period, but has extended down to the present time.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 1718 4x5
Fossils--California--Los Angeles
La Brea Pits (Calif.)
Hancock Park (Los Angeles, Calif. : Park)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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