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Title
Multi-ton valve for Van Nuys
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
1955
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 January 19, 1955 reads, "Attentive crew from Water and Power Department stands in rain as 27,000-pound valve is lowered to ground at Coldwater Canyon avenue near Vanowen street. It will be connected to 66-inch water main. Left in foreground is Earl Goodrum, foreman, who directs operation."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00141454
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f31_i23
CARL0005737808
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/71223
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power
Construction equipment--California--Los Angeles
Construction industry--California--Los Angeles
Excavating machinery--California--Los Angeles
Water well drilling--California--Los Angeles
Water-pipes--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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