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Ready for floods
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 24, 1958 reads, "This view looking toward the Valley's new steam plant, shows junction of Pacoima Wash and Big Tujunga channel. Channeling of Pacoima Wash is nearing completion and should be ready in time to divert waters from Van Nuys business and residential areas into the Los Angeles River."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Flood control channels--California--San Fernando Valley
Water diversion--California--San Fernando Valley
Mountains--California, Southern
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Pacoima Wash (Calif.)
Tujunga Wash (Calif.)
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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