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Construction of dock shed in Long Beach
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ballew, Howard
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption reads, "One of the projects the three men are directing in Long Beach, is the largest transit shed in the world. It will be big enough to hold three football fields, with space for rooting sections on the side. Framework, shown above, is half finished." Photograph dated July 10, 1948.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 193
Building construction--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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