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Print reproduced in 1951 for Herald-Examiner. Photo originally owned by Dept. of Water and Power, no. 51-157. Dept. of Water and Power employee, F.S. Earls, is performing a final check on a huge hydraulic rotary valve at Baldwin Hills Reservoir. The valve is temporary and will be replaced by a larger one. The sign on the drum by Earls' left says "Tested O.K.". The sign on the drum below Earls states "Not oiled".
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Earls, F.S Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power Civil engineering Dams--Design and construction Public works--California--Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles) Dams--California--Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles) Water-supply--California, Southern Valves Baldwin Hills Reservoir (Calif.) Baldwin Hills Dam (Calif.) Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.) Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs