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Lay huge gas line
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 16, 1956 reads "Sections of 30-inch pipe to carry natural gas serpentine along position of old Ridge Route where 45-foot sections are being welded together. Line starts at Needles, will extend south on Balboa boulevard to Ventura boulevard in Valley and terminate in Long Beach." The pipe is being laid by Southern California Gas Company.; See images #00129411 through #00129412 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Southern California Gas Company
Southern California Gas Company--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Construction workers--California--San Fernando Valley
Public works--California--San Fernando Valley
Natural gas pipelines--California--San Fernando Valley
Gas-pipes--California--San Fernando Valley
Piping--California--San Fernando Valley
Trucks--California--San Fernando Valley
Trenches--California--San Fernando Valley
Trees--California--San Fernando Valley
Umbrellas--California--San Fernando Valley
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Telephone lines--California--San Fernando Valley
Streets--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
Mountains--California, Southern
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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