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Open construction of sewer unit
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 February 5, 1959 reads, "Officiating at ceremonies marking beginning of construction of first unit of sewage disposal system at Vineland avenue and Acama street are, from left, Councilman Everett Burkhalter, Ted Levey, Councilman Earle Baker and Arthur Milicov, of Los Angeles Bureau of Contracts Administration. New unit, which will be in operation in six months, is one part of Valley outfall relief sewer which will be connected to La Cienga outfall."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burkhalter, Everett G.--(Everett Glen),--1897-1975
Baker, Earle D
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Public Works.--Bureau of Contract Administration--Officials and employees
City council members--California--Los Angeles
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Sewerage--California--Los Angeles--Design and construction
Earthmoving machinery--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Vineland Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Acama Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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