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Title
Oil well being drilled near downtown Los Angeles, 1960
Creator
Wesselmann
Monteverde
Date Created and/or Issued
1960-06-22
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
6 images. Oil well being drilled near downtown Los Angeles, 22 June 1960. Oil derrick on property at 734 South Alameda Street -- Standard Oil Company.
Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Wesselmann. Date: 1960-06-22. Reporter: Alone. Assignment: Oil well being drilled near downtown L.A. 82: Oil derrick on property at 734 South Alameda, leased by Standard Oil Co., where well is being drilled about a mile from city hall. This shot is looking across Alameda from the West. 83: Derrick shot from south side looking toward city hall, which can be seen in the distance just to the left of the small palm tree left of gas tank. 113: Shot of the derrick from Alameda, looking southeast."
Other caption slip reads: "Photographer: Monte[verde]. Date: 1960-06-23. Assignment: Oil drilling. 4-plate pan: 75-76-3-4: Taken from building at 7th & Mateo Sts. looking SW & swining towards city hall NW. Other grand pix show looking NW."
Type
image
Format
6 photographs : negatives, b&w
13 x 10 cm.
image/tiff
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
examiner-m
EXM-N-12788-002~1...~6
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m24713
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-12788-002~1.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Oil well drilling rigs
Time Period
1960-06-22
Place
34.033083,-118.237224
734 South Alameda Street
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
12788-002 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961

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