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Title
Whittier Narrows Recreation Area
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1967
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
View of two children in the "play area" of the Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, located west of Interstate 605 and south of Route 60. The recreation area is managed by Los Angeles County Parks, but has a South El Monte address. It is located in a highly developed industrial, agricultural, and residential area of Los Angeles County's San Gabriel Valley. The park's ammenities include: fishing lakes, picnic areas, playgrounds, a nature center, an equestrian facility, trails, a multipurpose athletic complex, a military museum, soccer fields, volleyball courts, and archery, skeet, pistol and trap ranges. Tennis courts are also provided and there is a pro shop. Photo dated: September, 1967.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00068785
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
South El Monte-Parks-Whittier Narrows Recreation Area.
CARL0000073096
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/107611
Subject
Parks--California--South El Monte
Parks--California--Los Angeles County
South El Monte (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Whittier Narrows Recreation Area (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.).Department of Parks and Recreation

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