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Title
Nuclear power plant takes shape
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1956
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 caption dated September 26, 1956 reads, "Work is well under way at Atomics International's sodium reactor atomic power plant, under construction in Santa Susana Mountains near Chatsworth. Heat from reactor in background building will be converted to electricity by generators being installed by Southern California Edison Co. Plant is expected to be in operation early next year."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00145880
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d054_f36_i17
CARL0005886848
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/74104
Subject
North American Aviation.--Atomics International Division
Santa Susana Field Laboratory
Industrial facilities--California--Chatsworth (Los Angeles)
Nuclear engineering--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear industry--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear reactors--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear reactors--Power distribution
Mountains--California, Southern
Testing
Santa Susana Mountains (Calif.)
Chatsworth (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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