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Title
Potpourri
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1965
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
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 17, 1965 reads, "Tumbling freight cars spilled a mixture of lettuce, lemons and cabbage over a 300-yard area yesterday in Van Nuys when 27 refrigerated cars flipped off the Southern Pacific Railroad tracks. Clean-up is still under way."; See images #00115504 through #00115505 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00115505
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d017_f7_i19
CARL0005311589
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/49130
Subject
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Van Nuys Airport
Van Nuys Skyways
Railroad accidents--California--Los Angeles
Railroad trains--California--Los Angeles
Freight cars--California--Los Angeles
Farm produce--California--Los Angeles
Boxes--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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