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Title
Power from water
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1951
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
When Owens River plant no. 2 is completed next fall, water from the Owens River will flow through the 92-inch penstock on the hill above, down into this Y-branch. When channeled through the right fork, the water will turn the rotor on the generator to produce the electrical power. Photo date: June 20, 1951.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00044513
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1071.
CARL0000048446
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14488
Subject
Water-supply--California
Penstocks
Electric generators--California
Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)
Owens Valley (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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