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Tracks along the beach front
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1888
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Image reproduced August 18, 1937.
Photo of the original Santa Fe Railroad tracks running parallel to the beach front circa 1888 in Santa Monica, where the Roosevelt Highway was later located.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 1740 4x5
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Beaches--California--Santa Monica
Railroad tracks--California--Santa Monica
Pacific Ocean
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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