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Floors jacked into place
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
NBC Productions, initially established by RCA in 1947, was renamed NBC Studios in 1996.
Photograph caption dated November 5, 1956 reads, "Building construction was by new 'lift slab floor' method. Concrete floors are first poured on ground, then hoisted into place by jacks and lifts. Note jointless expanse of ceiling in above picture."; See images #00114575 through #00114577 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
NBC Color City Studios (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
NBC Productions
Broadcasting studios--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Construction workers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Tractors--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Building construction--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Building materials--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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