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Title
Lay huge 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
1956
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 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.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129411
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d034_f27_i27
CARL0005465037
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60291
Subject
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
Pipe
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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