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Title
Inspection
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 3, 1956 reads "San Fernando Chamber of Commerce officials and guests pose beside gigantic international jet-powered bomber at recent inspection of Edwards Air Force Base in Antelope Valley. Group was awed by 900-miles-per-hour speedsled demonstration used by Air Force to test reaction of speed on pilot personnel."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;11 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00141173
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d049_f24_i6
CARL0005726217
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/70698
Subject
United States.--Air Force
San Fernando Chamber of Commerce
Men--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Women--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Jet bombers--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Airplanes, Military--United States
Air bases--United States
Military uniforms
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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