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Title
Trains may cease to roll
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
Contributor
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
1962
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
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 24, 1962 reads "Pat Southern, manager of the Swope Railroad Co., drives one of the miniature trains at the Griffith Park concession which must cease operation in 60 days. The park may be left without any trains if the Los Angeles City Council rejects or fails to act on a new 10-year contract awarded to Raymond C. Farber of Los Angeles. The Swope Co. lost its contract after competitive bidding."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121194
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d025_f17_i6
CARL0005395301
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/54083
Subject
Travel Town (Museum)
Swope Railroad Co.--Employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Infants--California--Los Angeles
Railroads, Miniature--California--Los Angeles
Railroad tracks--California--Los Angeles
Transportation museums--California--Los Angeles
Museums--California--Los Angeles
Transportation--California--Los Angeles
Horses--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Parks--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Griffith Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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