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New look in hospitals takes shape
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
Publication Information
Pereira & Luckman
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated January 6, 1958 reads "Shown above is first unit of Valley Presbyterian Hospital as it took shape early in 1957. It is so designed that additional units can be added without disturbing function of hospital. In 1954 San Fernando Valley was rated as state's No. 1 deficiency area in terms of hospital beds."; See images #00120646 through #00120647 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Valley Presbyterian Hospital (Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles
Construction equipment--California--Los Angeles
Construction and demolition debris--California--Los Angeles
Building materials--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Hospital buildings--Design and construction
Hospitals--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Building sites--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Building construction--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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