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New sewer line is laid
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated April 22, 1955 reads, "Contractor Charles T. Brown, right, of San Fernando oversees laying of 9500 foot sewer line for the City of Los Angeles from Sayre street and Eldridge avenue, in Foothill Village, down Hubbard street to Glenoaks boulevard to San Fernando. Project being installed cost $60,000 and is schedulded [sic] for completion by July."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power--Officials and employees
Municipal officials and employees--California--Los Angeles
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Sewerage--California--Los Angeles--Design and construction
Earthmoving machinery--California--Los Angeles
Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Mountains--California, Southern
Streets--California--Sylmar (Los Angeles)
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Sylmar (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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