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Title
Two miners shaking hands after the completion of the San Jacinto tunnel, Banning, 1938
Date Created and/or Issued
November 1938
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Two men in hard hats with open grins shake hands with each other: the one with the light-colored jacket is Ralph McFall, the other is unidentified.
Photograph appears with the article, "Blast Holes Through 13-Mile San Jacinto Water Tunnel," Los Angeles Times, 20 Nov 1938: 1.
After much speculation and many setbacks, the water tunnel through the San Jacinto Mountains has finally been completed.
Handwritten on negative: 11- 21- 38
Text from newspaper caption: Ralph McFall, right, grins as he greets worker from "other side" as 13-mile San Jacinto tunnel was "holed" through yesterday after five years of arduous labor.
Text from negative sleeve: 15011 [mining? 11-21-38 doesn't seem to be what comes up in neg# search: Mayor Bowron Roger Jessup (Chairman of Board of Sups)
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_11746
ark:/21198/zz002h8k7q
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Miners--California--Banning
Shaking hands--California--Banning
Helmets
San Jacinto Mountains (Calif.)
McFall, Ralph
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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