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First airmail out of L.A. 32 yrs. ago
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 caption dated September 15, 1958 reads, "Aerial guidepost - Pioneer airman George W. Allen, second from left, poses with fellow workers after installing light beacon at Sandberg, between Newhall and Castaic. Allen picked site from air, then landed to help construct. Beacon is in same location today." See images 00156088 through 00156090 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_ d060_ f24_ i7
Air mail service--United States
Air pilots--United States
Sandberg (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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