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Title
Freeway bridge frame collapses
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Woods, Jon
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
1960
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 caption dated July 8, 1960 reads, "Workmen scurry to collapsed section of framework being put up for construction of Golden State Freeway bridge between Sunland and Lankershim boulevards, Sun Valley. Segment of 'false-work' framing toppled 'like dominoes' when one part gave way, workmen said. No one was injured."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00138203
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d045_f34_i24
CARL0005683269
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/67864
Subject
Land use--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
City planning--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Construction equipment--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Construction projects--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Construction workers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Bridge failures--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Bridges--Design and construction
Bridges--Foundations and piers
Express highways--California
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Interstate 5
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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