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Title
Los Angeles Aqueduct siphon
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1931
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
With the rapid growth of Los Angeles came a need for greater water resources, and the Los Angeles Aqueduct was built, bringing water 250 miles from Owens Valley. The photo on January 24, 1931, shows the siphon of the aqueduct, completed in 1913.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00044491
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1071.
CARL0000048426
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/14467
Subject
Water-supply--California
Aqueducts--California
Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)
Owens Valley (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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