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Flood control drain begun in Sepulveda
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Valley Times Photo Collection;
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 23, 1957 reads, "Flood project gathering - Valley civic leaders gather at ground breaking of Sepulveda boulevard Storm Drain expected to be under construction for next seven months. Officials are, from left, James Corman, City Councilman; Earl Watson, Sepulveda Chamber of Commerce; Al Wells, City Engineer's Office; H. E. Hedger, County Flood Control District, and Jim Moran, office of Supervisor Warren Dorn."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 17 x 15 cm. on sheet 20 x 18 cm.
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d058_ f25_ i24
Corman, James C.--(James Charles),--1920-2000
Sepulveda Chamber of Commerce (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Bureau of Engineering
Los Angeles County Flood Control District (Calif.)
Civic improvement
City council members
Civic leaders
Flood control channels
Flood control
Storm sewers
Ground breaking ceremonies
Building sites
Sepulveda (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
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