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Title
Ventura Boulevard crossing--for sprinters only?
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
1959
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 February 20, 1959 reads "Carl Stezenzel, 10, of North Hollywood, tries to cross Ventura boulevard at Radford avenue in nine seconds alloted by signal. From left, he starts just as 'Don't Walk' signal changes to 'Walk,' doesn't make it across when signal changes against him. Studio City attorney Jerry Wrisley complained to City Council that signal is only good for 'sprinters.' Council is studying matter."; See images #00140554 through #00140556 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00140555
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d048_f26_i28
CARL0005708260
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/69312
Subject
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrians--California--Los Angeles
Pedestrian crosswalks--California--Los Angeles
Traffic signs and signals--California--Los Angeles
Street signs--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Radford Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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