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Plan for monorail
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Original photograph has a stain on the lower left side of the picture.
Photograph caption dated July 27, 1950 reads "Group of Oakland business and city officials meet with Valley group to study and further plans for constructing Monorail transit system. At session are, seated left to right, Ray Myers, Myers Bros. Construction Co.; Edward Butner, president Butner Corp.; Gen. Walter R. Peck, and George D. Roberts, president Monorail Engineering and Construction Co., and standing, William Myers; Ingram Reed, publisher Oakland Post-Inquirer; W. H. McClara, sales manager Consolidated-Western Steel; John Marr, Oakland city planning engineer; Jim Wilson, Valley Transit Committee; R. W. Breuner, Oakland businessman; Ralph W. Selly, vice president Consolidated-Western Steel, and William Sparling, manager Oakland Chamber of Commerce."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Civic leaders--California--San Fernando Valley
Businessmen--California--San Fernando Valley
Outdoor furniture--California--San Fernando Valley
Plants--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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