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Photograph of children playing on the beach in front of an oil field, Playa del Rey, [s.d.]. The wide, sandy beach runs from the foreground to the background at center. The ocean can be seen at left, while dozens of oil derricks are visible in the background at right. A row of wooden buildings lines the beach at right. Several small children can be seen playing on the sand and in the shallow water in the foreground.
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w 10 x 13 cm. negatives (photographic) photographs
chs-m24018 [Legacy record ID] CHS-48583 http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m24018 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-48583.jpg
Petroleum industry and trade Oil well drilling rigs Pacific Ocean Oil fields
California Los Angeles Playa del Rey USA
48583 [Identifying number] CHS-48583 [Call number] California Historical Society [Contributing entity]