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Title
1976 - Golden State Project Groundbreaking
Contributor
(Photographer)
Date Created and/or Issued
1976
Contributing Institution
Burbank Public Library
Collection
Burbank City Government
Rights Information
Burbank Public Library, Burbank in Focus Office
Description
The Golden State Project was a large-scale Burbank redevelopment endeavor in the 1970s and 1980s in the "industrial northwest section" of the city, according to the Los Angeles Times. This photo was likely taken at the beginning of construction at the intersection of Avon St. and San Fernando Blvd. Former Burbank mayor John Whitney (1963-1964, 1968-1969) is at center. "Left to right: David J. Augustine, v.p. Bandy Hinge Co.; Jim Algie, City Manager; Jack Whitney, City Treasurer; Lee Stacey, Production Manager Bandy Hinge Co.; Mary J. Petros, secretary/treasurer."--back of photo.
Type
image
Format
nonprojected graphic
7½ x 9½ b&w print
Identifier
islandora:1094
local: cco00862
Subject
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)--Building and Construction--Freeways--City Officials--Ground Breakings--1970s

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