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Fossil bearing cliff of Topanga formation
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Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
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Federal Writers' Project
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Fossil-bearing cliff of Topanga formation with upthrust of Vaqueros sandstone in foreground. Calabasas Peak on the crest of the Topanga anticline. Old Topanga Road is in the foreground, about 2 miles north of Topanga post office.
1 photograph :b&w
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Works Progress Administration Collection
WPA 160 4x5
Fossils--California--Santa Monica Mountains
Formations (Geology)--California--Santa Monica Mountains
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
Works Progress Administration Collection photographs

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