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Title
Aerial view of Central Manufacturing District, looking northeast
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Aerial view of the Central Manufacturing District, located within the cities of Commerce, Bell, and Vernon; view is looking northeast toward Commerce. Some identifiable areas include: the Los Angeles River, visible horizontally across the bottom; Bandini Boulevard horizontally across lower middle; the Santa Ana (5) Freeway running horizontally across upper middle; left of center is a section of the Long Beach (710) Freeway (two white curved lines, diagonally toward the left); right of center running diagonally is Atlantic Boulevard (toward the right); Calvary Cemetery can be seen on upper left, just past the end of the 710 Freeway. Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe railyards sit at left edge; Cheli Air Force Station is at right. Photographed for Boyd Company on November 26, 1955.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00088954
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
GPC_b22_f1_i32 (Photographic print); KHAF 226-3
CARL0004941772
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4576
Subject
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Central Manufacturing District (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Industrial facilities--California--Commerce
Railroad tracks--California--Commerce
Warehouses--California--Commerce
Industries--California--Commerce
Railroads--California--Commerce
Streets--California--Commerce
Rivers--California--Commerce
Commerce (Calif.)--Aerial views
Los Angeles River (Calif.)
Commerce (Calif.)
Interstate 710
Interstate 5
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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