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Crescent Way, Muller Street and Santa Ana Freeway, looking northwest
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Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The $2,500,000. research and development center of the Richfield Oil Corp. was built on a 20-acre site adjacent to the Santa Ana Freeway at the west edge of Anaheim, and opened on October 23, 1956. It comprises a laboratory building, administration building, pilot plant, engine laboratory building, shops and a warehouse building.
Aerial view of Richfield Oil Corp. research plant, located on Crescent Way and Muller Street and adjacent to the Santa Ana (5) Freeway in Anaheim; view is looking slightly northwest. Crescent Way is diagonally at upper left, bending just below the 5 freeway, and paralleling it to middle right; Muller Street starts at middle right (below the freeway), and runs diagonally to bottom middle; the Santa Ana (5) Freeway is diagonally middle right to top left. Several large groves can be seen scattered throughout among the neighborhoods. Photograph dated November 14, 1956.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 322-4
Richfield Oil Corporation
Express highways--California, Southern
Oil industries--California--Anaheim
Anaheim (Calif.)
Interstate 5
Anaheim (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
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