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Storm drain dedicated
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brich, George
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 20, 1961 reads, "A new $677,795 storm drain, built by the Los Angeles County Flood Control District and designed by city engineers, will aid in keeping a sizeable section of North Hollywood's streets dry during the rainy season. Participating in the dedication ceremonies of the drain at Hartsook street and Colfax avenue are (from left) Harvey Wertz, field secretary to Councilman Everett Burkhalter; M.E. Salsbury, flood control engineer; Ray M. Woodruff, North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce; Barney Oldfield, North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, and Monya Silber, a member of Supervisor Warren Dorn's advisory committee."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Flood control--California--Los Angeles
Storm sewers--California--Los Angeles
Dedications--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Pointing (Gesture)--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hartsook Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Colfax Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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