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Van Nuys only 37 years ago a grain field in 1911
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 4, 1948 reads, "Conclusive proof that developer's dream came true: bustling Van Nuys of today. Thriving community of 52,000 grows where only grain fields existed 37 years ago; this view north on Van Nuys Blvd."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d035_f32_i16; H-13868.2 4x5
Christmas decorations--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Women--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Stores & shops--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Commercial buildings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Street-railroad tracks--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Van Nuys Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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