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Title
Ford Motor Co. Mercury Plant, Pico Rivera, looking west
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1960
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Aerial view of the Ford Motor Company, Mercury Plant site located at 8900 E. Washington Boulevard in Pico Rivera; view is looking west. The plant is located on the corner of Rosemead Boulevard (lower left corner) and Washington Boulevard (bottom right corner). Rex Rd. is slightly diagonally at upper middle; Paramount Blvd. is middle right to upper left; the Rio Hondo curves from upper right to top left; AT & SF railroad tracks are horizontally at top. The 157-acre manufacturing facility was dedicated on May 6, 1948; the plant closed in 1980 and was purchased by Northrop Grumman in 1982. Photograph dated November 4, 1960.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;10 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00102955
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 559-3
CARL0005161382
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/7441
Subject
Ford Motor Company.--Mercury Division
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Automobile industry and trade--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial facilities--California--Pico Rivera
Manufacturing industries--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial sites--California--Pico Rivera
Industries--California--Pico Rivera
Streets--California--Pico Rivera
Parking lots--California--Pico Rivera
Rivers--California, Southern
Rio Hondo (Calif.)
Pico Rivera (Calif.)--Aerial views
Pico Rivera (Calif.)
Aerial photographs

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