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Five pictures: 1. Mural painting of landscape in the vicinity of Rancho La Brea (by Charles R. Knight). 2. Looking northwest to the old Hancock Ranch House. 3. Workmen excavating one of the asphalt pits. 4. Looking north towards the Santa Monica range ; oil derricks show the location of Salt Lake Oil Field ; excavation of the Los Angeles Museum in the foreground. 5. Mass of fosilized material found in the asphalt-- specimens representing mammals and birds trapped in the tar.
5 photographs :b&w Photographic prints
00010546 SecurityÂ Pacific National Bank Collection L.A.-Parks-Hancock Park-La Brea Tar Pits.; S-006-126 4x5 CARL0000012447 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/84416
Fossils--California--Los Angeles Murals--California--Los Angeles Oil fields--California--Los Angeles Knight, Charles Robert,1874-1953 La Brea Pits (Calif.) Hancock Park (Los Angeles, Calif. : Park)