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Title
Land cleared for Valley Administrative center
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1960
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 June 30, 1960 reads, "Land clearing activity progresses for proposed multi-million-dollar administrative center in Van Nuys. Photo from Van Nuys City Hall tower looking east shows empty lots expected to house city, county and state buildings. Borders for planned 28-acre center include Sylvan street, left; Tyrone avenue, rear, and Delano street, far right. Erwin street, stretching from right corner, will be closed off for Center which will include $5,000,000 police building."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;41 x 20 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00118856
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d022_f31_i6; H-8385.3 4x5
CARL0005377776
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/52685
Subject
Valley Adminstrative Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Buildings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Building sites--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Parking lots--California--Los Angeles
Vacant lands--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Palms--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Sylvan Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Tyrone Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Delano Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Erwin Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Aerial views
Valley Times Collection photographs

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