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Title
San Gabriel Dam site
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1928
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
View of the San Gabriel Dam site, August 21, 1928. Photo shows the site in San Gabriel canyon of the dam, which will be 435 feet high and the tallest in the world. The picture is taken looking south, down the dry canyon which will be turned into a great lake by the giant structure. Five years will be required to build the dam. E. Eaton is Chief engineer.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00045118
Herald Examiner Collection
HE Box-1951.
CARL0000049387
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15790
Subject
Dams--California--San Gabriel
San Gabriel Dam (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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