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Title
Southern Pacific railroad tunnel at Santa Monica
Date Created and/or Issued
1900-1930
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
The Southern Pacific Railroad tunnel that ran under Ocean Avenue, shown here where it meets the beach in Santa Monica, California. Stairs next to the tunnel led to the North Beach Bath House.
Title devised by cataloger based on information for similar images published in "Port Los Angeles" (1975) (p. 42, 106) by Ernest Marquez. The tunnel was created in 1892 by Southern Pacific. Date approximated by cataloger based on style of photograph.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; sheet 8.2 x 13.8 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/19706
Subject
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Railroad tunnels
Railroad tracks
Stairways
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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