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Title
Future site of General Atomics, La Jolla
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
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
Title supplied by cataloger.
General Atomics was created for the purpose of harnessing the power of nuclear technologies for the benefit of mankind. GA is one of the world's leading resources for development in nuclear science. Areas of specialty include: remotely operated surveillance aircraft, airborne sensors, and advanced electric, electronic, wireless and laser technologies.
Aerial view of the Sorrento Valley, looking northeast towards Mira Mesa. In the center is the future location of the 120-acre General Atomics campus, designed by the architectural firm of Pereira & Luckman. Interstate 5 runs through the center of the image. Photograph dated February 20, 1956.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00089160
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 245-11
CARL0004941150
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/4570
Subject
La Jolla (San Diego, Calif.)--Aerial views
La Jolla (San Diego, Calif.)
San Diego (Calif.)
San Diego (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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