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Title
Building of nuclear reactor begins in Canoga Park plant
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1956
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
Photograph caption dated July 7, 1956 reads, "Work progresses on Valley reactor - Core cavity liner, left, for sodium graphite nuclear reactor now under construction by North American Aviation for Atomic Energy Commission is set in place in Santa Susana Mountains, west of Canoga Park. Reactor is being built in connection with AEC program to develop electric power from atomic energy."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00139161
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d047_f30_i16
CARL0005695305
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/69006
Subject
Japan.--Tsu¯sho¯ Sangyo¯sho¯
North American Aviation
North American Aviation.--Atomics International Division
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley--Design and construction
Nuclear reactors--California--Simi Valley--Power distribution
Nuclear reactors--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear reactors--Japan
Industrial facilities--California--Los Angeles
Industrial facilities--Japan
Nuclear power plants--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear power plants--Japan
Nuclear engineering--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear engineering--Japan
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Tokyo (Japan)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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