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Title
Open new main gas line in Newhall
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
1957
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
Newhall, named after businessman Henry Newhall, is the southernmost and oldest district of Santa Clarita. Prior to the 1987 consolidation into the city of Santa Clarita, it was an unincorporated town.
Photograph caption dated August 30, 1957 reads "Gas company officials and Sheriff Eugene Biscailuz, right, turn on valve opening new natural gas transmission line from Needles to Newhall. It will carry equivalent of 735 tank cars capacity every 24 hours. From left are F. S. Wade, chairman of board, Southern California Gas Co.; G. W. Wadsworth, president and general manager of Southern Counties Gas Co.; F. M. Banks, president and general manager, Southern California Gas Co., and Biscailuz."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 16 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00136163
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d043_f8_i2
CARL0005619812
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/65823
Subject
Biscailuz, Eugene W.,--1883-1969
Southern California Gas Company--Presidents
Southern California Gas Company--Employees
Southern Counties Gas Company (Santa Ana, Calif.)--Presidents
Men--California--Newhall
Sheriffs--California--Los Angeles County
Valves
Natural gas pipelines--California--Newhall
Signs and signboards--California--Newhall
Newhall (Calif.)
Santa Clarita (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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