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Title
Civic Center, L.A. River, 101 and 110 Fwys, looking northwest
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger
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.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00088970
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 227-9
CARL0004941790
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4593
Subject
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
Time Period
1951-1960

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