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Title
Avocado Heights, 4th Avenue and 3rd Avenue, looking northeast
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
Avocado Heights is an unincorporated census-designated place in Los Angeles County with an approximate population of 15,148 (per the 2000 census). The community lies in the San Gabriel Valley, in close proximity to Puente Hills, City of Industry, the San Gabriel River, and El Monte.
Looking northeast over a residential district known as Avocado Heights. The Union Pacific Railroad and San Jose Creek run parallel to bottom just below center. Road at right is 4th Avenue; road at left is 3rd Avenue. Large homes on plotted land fill the frame. Photographed for R.W. McKee on August 5, 1955.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00087812
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 174-3
CARL0004928056
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4122
Subject
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles County
Railroads--California--Los Angeles County
Streets--California--Los Angeles County
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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