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Civic Center, L.A. River, 101 and 110 Fwys, looking northwest
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Aerial view of Los Angeles from an altitude of approximately 5,000 to 5,500 feet. View is looking northwest with the Civic Center at center; 101 Freeway runs right to left through center; 110 Freeway runs lower left to upper right; the river station yard of Southern Pacific at middle right; Chávez Ravine is at upper middle (before Dodger Stadium was developed); Los Angeles River zigzags from lower right to upper left; Union Station just right of center; U.S. Post Office Terminal Annex just to its north; and City Hall is at center. The Verdugo and San Gabriel mountains can be seen in the background. Photograph dated November 26, 1955.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 227-9
Post Office Terminal Annex (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Union Passenger Terminal (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Southern Pacific's River Station (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Express highway interchanges--California--Los Angeles
Express highways--California, Southern
Railroad yards--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Rivers--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Aerial views
Chávez Ravine (Los Angeles, Calif.)
United States Highway 101
Los Angeles River (Calif.)
Interstate 110
Aerial photographs
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