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Nuclear power plant about ready
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated January 2, 1957 reads, "This Sodium Reactor Experiment, nuclear power plant being built by Atomics International, Canoga Park, is slated to be put into operation this year. Heat from nuclear reactor, in background building, will be converted to electricity by generating equipment installed by Southern California Edison Co."; See images #00109887 and #00109889 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
North American Aviation.--Atomics International Division
Santa Susana Field Laboratory (Calif.)
Nuclear power plants--California--Simi Valley
Nuclear power plants--California--Simi Valley--Design and construction
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley
Santa Susana Mountains (Calif.)
Simi Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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