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Opening of new truck route lightens Lankershim traffic
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 16, 1956 reads, "Start new Lankershim truck route - Police officer directs trucks to new Lankershim boulevard detour which will divert trucks away from North Hollywood business district. Scene is at Lankershim and Burbank. Southbound trucks turn east onto Burbank, travel east to Vineland and south on Vineland to it's [sic] intersection with Lankershim at Camarillo street. Trucks will be barred from the Lankershim strip from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and from the Vineland route from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m."; See image #00136586 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Stores & shops--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Central business districts--California--Los Angeles
Traffic signs and signals--California--Los Angeles
Signalized intersections--California--Los Angeles
Police--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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