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Photograph caption dated August 13, 1959 reads, "Old hose tower for Burbank's City Hall, built in 1916, disappears bite by bite as clam-shell crane cuts it down, In foreground, Jerry Gould, superintendent in charge of wrecking for Atlas Company, Burbank, watches over wrecking process which makes way for new City Hall Annex to be built on site. Burbank Police Department's Traffic Division and Detective Bureau were last to occupy building. New building will house complete police department and city jail."; See images #00046764-#00046765 and #00046772 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00046764 ValleyÂ Times Collection HCNVT_d043_f16_i23 CARL0000050598 http://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41247
Demotion--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Debris--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County) Electric lines--Poles and towers Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs