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Wreckers tackle hillside home
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Goldwater, Jeff
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 17, 1962 reads, "Wreckers from the National House Wrecking and Salvage Co. go to work on the Paul King home, 3561 Alginet Dr., Encino. This home is one of three damaged by earth slippage in the Santa Monica Mountains in February. The City Board of Building and Safety Commissioners awarded the wrecking contract on a bid of $2,780. The Kings now live in Palm Springs."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Demolition--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Encino (Los Angeles)
Construction and demolition debris--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Encino (Los Angeles)
Mountains--California, Southern
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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