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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."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00145880 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d054_f36_i17 CARL0005886848 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/74104
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