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Title
Pipe suspended
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
1959
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
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated October 26, 1959 reads "Giant section of concrete pipe, one of numerous sections being used in construction of the Colfax-Lankershim storm drain, is pictured as it is lowered into trench at the intersection of Lankershim and Victory boulevards. Sections of pipe measure 75 inches in diameter. Drain has been termed one of the vital links in the San Fernando Valley flood control system."; See images #00118554 through #00118559 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00118554
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d022_f17_i5
CARL0005381174
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/52491
Subject
Men--California--Los Angeles
Flood control--California--Los Angeles
Flood routing--California--Los Angeles
Storm sewers--California--Los Angeles--Design and construction
Trenches--California--Los Angeles
Public works--California--Los Angeles
Pipe, Concrete
Signs and signboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Billboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Lankershim Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Victory Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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