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Avenue Of Missiles' to be dedicated
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated April 17, 1961 reads, "This block-long stretch of Woodley avenue (foreground) near the Van Nuys Airport will be officially dedicated April 25 as the Valley's "Avenue of Missiles." On display are the many missiles and satellites developed by the Lockheed Missile and Space Division. Valley civic and municipal leaders are scheduled to participate in the dedication ceremonies."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed Missiles and Space Company
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
X-17 (Ballistic missile)
Ballistic missiles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Parking lots--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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