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Cathedral City, looking southwest
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Cathedral City, which was incorporated in 1981, is sandwiched between Palm Springs to the north, and Rancho Mirage to the south. The total area of the city is 19.5 square miles, and 2006 population was estimated at 48,000.
Aerial view of Cathedral City from approximately 10,000 feet; view is looking southwest. Sun Air Drive-In, located along Palm Canyon Drive, is barely visible on the lower middle (at the base of the mountain) as well as the Sun Air development, made up of numerous dwellings adjacent to it. Several more clusters of dwellings are scatterd between the mountain range at lower left. Photograph dated November 10, 1955.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
GPC_b21_f5_i40 (Photographic print); KHAF 213-4
Mountains--California, Southern
Cathedral City (Calif.)
Cathedral City (Calif.)--Aerial views
San Jacinto Mountains (Calif.)
Aerial photographs
Time Period

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