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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated July 29, 1955 reads, "Van Nuys traffic officers re-direct Valley traffic from Ventura-Sepulveda boulevard intersection as fire roars through Sepulveda Canyon. West Los Angeles police set up similar roadblock on other side of Santa Monica Mountains, guiding home-bound Valley motorists over Beverly Glen. Normal traffic flow resumed at 1 a.m. today."; See images #00143204 through #00143205 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00143204 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d052_f5_i23; H-20001.1 4x5 CARL0005793427 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/71849
Fires--California--Santa Monica Mountains Fire engines--California--Los Angeles Automobiles--California--Los Angeles Commercial buildings--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles) Electric lines--Poles and towers Mountains--California, Southern Streets--California--Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles) Ventura Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Sepulveda Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.) Sherman Oaks (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs