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Fast-growing Valley poses traffic menace
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Original print is of inferior quality.
Photograph caption dated October 24, 1953 reads, "Not too long ago - It seems like only months ago when corner of Vanowen street and Balboa boulevard was 'way out in the country.' This scene is another example of Five o'Clock Frustration that faces commuters daily Just try to make a left turn here!"; See images #00136573 through #00136576 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Traffic signs and signals--California--Los Angeles
Signalized intersections--California--Los Angeles
Traffic congestion--California--Los Angeles
Traffic density--California--Los Angeles
Traffic lanes--California--Los Angeles
Traffic flow--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Billboards--California--Los Angeles
Stop signs--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Balboa Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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