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Title
Santa Monica Mountains fossils
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Creator
Hoyt, Vance
Date Created and/or Issued
1937
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
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
Fossils of scallop shells (Pecten) in the Topanga formation (Miocene epoch) seen along the roadway one mile east of the summit of Saddle Peak at the head of the Los Flores Canyon watershed in the Santa Monica Mountains on January 21, 1937.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00065470
Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 111 4x5
CARL0000070118
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/2925
Subject
Mountains--California, Southern
Geology--California--Santa Monica Mountains
Fossils--California--Santa Monica Mountains
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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