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Title
Ford Motor Co. Mercury Plant, Pico Rivera, looking southwest
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
1960
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 the Ford Motor Company, Mercury Plant site located at 8900 E. Washington Boulevard in Pico Rivera; view is looking southwest. The plant is located on the corner of Rosemead Boulevard (crossing at upper left) and Washington Boulevard (in center, left to right). Also visible is Paramount Boulevard at upper right. The 157-acre manufacturing facility was dedicated on May 6, 1948; the plant closed in 1980 and was purchased by Northrop Grumman in 1982. Photograph dated February 26, 1960.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;10 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00102507
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 527-3; GPC_b25_f5_i3 (Photographic print)
CARL0005154655
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/6509
Subject
Ford Motor Company.--Mercury Division
Automobile industry and trade--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial facilities--California--Pico Rivera
Manufacturing industries--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial sites--California--Pico Rivera
Industries--California--Pico Rivera
Streets--California--Pico Rivera
Parking lots--California--Pico Rivera
Rivers--California, Southern
San Gabriel River (Calif.)
Pico Rivera (Calif.)--Aerial views
Pico Rivera (Calif.)
Aerial photographs

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