Workmen finish Antelope Valley freeway's first link in preparation for dedication today-16 miles connecting Los Angeles with the desert
ValleyÂ Times Photo Collection
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PhotographÂ was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated August 23, 1963 reads "When the entire freeway is completed, some time in the early 1970s, 51.5 miles of roadway will stretch through the desert and mountains to the Kern County line north of Lancaster."; See images #00118536 through #00118537 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00118537 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d022_f15_i26 CARL0005380977 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/52472
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