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Title
Public Service Department Construction
Contributor
(Photographer)
Contributing Institution
Burbank Public Library
Collection
Burbank City Government
Rights Information
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Description
Photo of construction at the Burbank Public Service Department yard. Construction of the PSD administration building began in January, 1948, and was completed in July, 1949. Built at a cost of $500,000, the two-story, air-conditioned structure was part of a $6-million construction program planned by Public Service Department General Manager James H. McCambridge. The building was dedicated August 11, 1949. The Public Service Department, formed in 1913, changed its name to Burbank Water and Power in 2001.
Type
Image
Format
nonprojected graphic
4 x 5 b&w negative
Identifier
islandora:459
local: cco00450
Subject
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)--Energy facilities--Building--1940s--Construction workers--Water towers--Building materials
Relation
City Clerk's Office

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