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Title
Looking north over Slauson and Eastern avenues, Commerce
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 where Slauson (from right to left) and Eastern avenues meet in the Central Manufacturing District, Commerce. The large plant seen on the northwest corner is for Kraft Foods Company (center); Ford's "Maywood Plant" (lower left) is located south of Slauson at 58015 S. Eastern Avenue. Numerous warehouses fill the background. Note that the shadow of the airplane from which this photograph was taken can be seen in the center foreground. Photograph dated January 30, 1955.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00088447
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
GPC_b20_f2_i2 (Photographic print); KHAF 115-2
CARL0004934327
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4310
Subject
Kraft Foods Company
Ford Motor Company.--Lincoln-Mercury Division
Central Manufacturing District (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Industrial facilities--California--Commerce
Food industry and trade--California--Commerce
Warehouses--California--Commerce
Automobile industry and trade--California--Commerce
Airplanes--California--Commerce
Industries--California--Commerce
Manufacturing industries--California--Commerce
Streets--California--Commerce
Commerce (Calif.)
Commerce (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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