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Title
Aerial view of a flooded area, showing a highway over the river, 1938
Contributor
Prejza, Paul (donated 1978-03)
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of an aerial view of a flooded area, showing a highway over the river, 1938. At center, a multi-lane highway or freeway extends from left to right over the river which runs from the top to the bottom of the image. The highway bends slightly down to the right. At the left bank of the river, indisturial or tenement-style buildings are visible. At right, cultivated field. Photoprint reads: "This photograph is loaned to you. Please return to: Illustrator. L.A. City Planning Dept. Rm.361 F City Hall, Los Angeles, California".
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
13 x 18 cm.
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m2317
USC-0-1-1-2378 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-41493
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m2317
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-41493.jpg
Subject
Floods
Rivers
Los Angeles--Floods--1938 #1 (Los Angeles County, except San Fernando Valley)
Cities
Time Period
1938
Place
California
USA
Source
41493 [Accession number]
CHS-41493 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
unidentified no: 5; unidentified no: 9 [Identifying number]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m15009

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