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Burbank storm drain project opens
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 13, 1961 reads "Plans in hand, top officials squint along path the $457,255 West Burbank Storm Drain will take following groundbreaking ceremonies. Warren M. Dorn, left, Los Angeles County supervisor; M. E. Salsbury, chief County Flood Control District engineer; Newell J. Cooper, Burbank mayor; and Harmon R. Bennett, Burbank city manager, watched the work at the corner of Victory and Burbank boulevards."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Dorn, Warren M
Cooper, Newell J
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.).--Police Department--Officials and employees
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Mayors--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Municipal officials and employees--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
County council members--California--Los Angeles County
County officials and employees--California--Los Angeles County
Engineers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Construction workers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Building materials--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Earthmoving machinery--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Flood control--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Flood routing--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Public works--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Storm sewers--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)--Design and construction
Trenches--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Blueprints--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Trucks--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Signs and signboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Streets--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Billboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Telephone lines--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Los Angeles County Flood Control District (Calif.)--Employees
Victory Boulevard (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Burbank Boulevard (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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