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Title
Unload pipe for massive gas line
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
1957
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
Photograph caption dated December 3, 1957 reads "Huge crane lifts load of 34-inch pipe from flat car in San Fernando before trucking north for construction of 83-mile, $10,000,000 gas line which will carry natural gas from North Cole Levee oil field above Bakersfield to Newhall. Feeder lines of Southern Counties gas companies will pipe gas to Los Angeles Area users." The article partially reads "Pacific Lighting Gas Co. is in charge of construction."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 12 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129417
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d034_f27_i35
CARL0005465043
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60300
Subject
Pacific Lighting Gas Supply Company
Pacific Lighting Gas Supply Company--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando
Construction workers--California--San Fernando
Public works--California--San Fernando
Gas-pipes--California--San Fernando
Natural gas pipelines--California--San Fernando
Piping--California--San Fernando
Pipe
Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--San Fernando
Automobiles--California--San Fernando
Trucks--California--San Fernando
Streets--California--San Fernando
Trees--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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