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Title
Baldwin Hills Reservoir construction
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1951
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
At the bottom of the empty Baldwin Hills Reservoir, a man in a suit stands on top of the concrete inlet pipe that will be used to feed water from Owens Valley into the reservoir. He is facing the outlet tower and its connecting walkway. Photo dated: Apr. 14, 1951.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00060015
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 114.
CARL0000064289
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/23979
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power
Dams--Design and construction
Public works--California--Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles)
Dams--California--Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles)
Water-supply--California, Southern
Baldwin Hills Reservoir (Calif.)
Baldwin Hills Dam (Calif.)
Baldwin Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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