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Title
Southern Pacific officials with "Prosperity Special" train, Los Angeles, 1922
Date Created and/or Issued
1922
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-2306
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Two men shaking hands, both in suits and ties, one wearing hat, one holding hat and cigar, with "Prosperity Special" train in background
Related to Los Angeles Times article, July 1, 1922, Thousands See Giant Engines, “Prosperity Special” Reaches Los Angeles, Leviathans of Rail Brought by Southern Pacific, Will be Used to Haul Trains Over Mountains, Monsters of Rail Here to Serve. Cheered by thousands lining the tracks in Southern California towns as it madeits way into Los Angeles, the Southern Pacific Prosperity Special of twenty new Leviathans of the rails reached the city last night and was parked in the Figueroa-street switch at Exposition Park. …
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: Southern Pacific Railroad, Prosperity Special
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3017
3017
ark:/21198/zz002cmh3h
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Railroad trains--American--California--Los Angeles
Transportation
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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