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Title
Aqueduct pipeline
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Los Angeles Aqueduct pipe line section, which carries water four miles from the Owens River across the rugged slopes and gullies of Cherry Canyon to the Bouquet Reservoir. The pipe, which cost $1,000,000, is 84 inches in diameter and delivers water at the rate of 100 cubic feet per second. The same pipe, by gravity, returns water from the Bouquet reservoir to the electric generators in San Francisquito Canyon. Photo date: March 27, 1934.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00044526
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1071.
CARL0000048459
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14501
Subject
Water-supply--California
Aqueducts--California
Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)
Owens Valley (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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