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One good turn
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
Photograph caption dated August 9, 1957 reads, "Main landing gear for Lockheed Electra slams into simulated landing as wheels rotate at 170 miles per hour. Tiny rubber particles look like smoke as they are scraped off on contact. Installation of new landing gear has begun in Burbank."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed Air Terminal, Inc
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Airports--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Lockheed aircraft
Electra (Turboprop transports)
Airplanes--Landing gear--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Grilles--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Trees--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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