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Ford Motor Co., Mercury Plant, Washington and Rosemead, Pico Rivera
Alternative Title
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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Aerial view of Ford Motor Company, Mercury Plant site located at 8900 E. Washington Boulevard (horizontally, forefront) and Rosemead Boulevard (vertically, left) in Pico Rivera; view is possibly looking south. The 157-acre manufacturing facility (under construction) was dedicated on May 6, 1948 and ground was broken on March 23, 1956. The plant closed in 1980 and was purchased by Northrop Grumman in 1982. Photograph dated July 12, 1956.
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 281-2
Ford Motor Company.--Mercury Division
Automobile industry and trade--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial facilities--California--Pico Rivera
Manufacturing industries--California--Pico Rivera
Industrial sites--California--Pico Rivera
Industries--California--Pico Rivera
Pico Rivera (Calif.)
Pico Rivera (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
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