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Title
Hanging around the freeway
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Mullen, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1981
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 March 13, 1981 reads, "Officers forced mountain climbing buff Scott Luther, 18, to come down from his precarious perch underneath the Ventura Freeway, 60 feet above the Los Angeles River near Griffith Park today because curious motorists were pausing to stare, snarling freeway traffic below. Luther, 18, of Glendale was practicing, said California Highway Patrol Officer Don Rollins, and had spent last night in a sleeping bag suspended underneath the freeway, by attaching his equipment to a seam in the underpass. His "climb" would have taken two days."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;23 x 31 cm. on sheet 29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00089092
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b073_f5_i2
CARL0004998121
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/27482
Subject
Mountaineers--California--Los Angeles
Elevated highways--California, Southern
Express highways--California, Southern
Young men--California--Los Angeles
State Route 134 (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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