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[Los Angeles Aqueduct construction photographs].
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Title:

[Los Angeles Aqueduct construction photographs]

Abstract:

Views of the Los Angeles Aqueduct during construction, some if not all taken in the Jawbone Canyon region of the Mojave Desert. 1: Joseph B. Lippincott (engineer), Fred Eaton (Los Angeles politician) and an unidentified man posing in a horse-drawn carriage placed inside of a large section of pipe; 2: Section of aqueduct constructed along incline in Jawbone Canyon area; 3: unidentified woman and 3 men working on construction railway next to pipeline; 4: Construction scene depicting concrete aqueduct pipeline supports, desert hills in background; 5: Desert mountain landscape depicting aqueduct pipeline construction; 6: Pipeline construction scene with men atop pipeline channel framework; 7: Unidentified man posing next to a Joshua tree.

Date:

1910 (issued)

Subject:

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Aqueducts -- California -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Aqueducts -- Design and construction
Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.) -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Mojave Desert -- Photographs
Mohave, D├ęsert -- Photographies
California
California -- Los Angeles Aqueduct
United States -- Mojave Desert
Eaton, Fred -- 1856-1934 -- Photographs
Lippincott, Joseph Barlow -- 1864-1942 -- Photographs
Lippincott, Joseph Barlow -- 1864-1942

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Photographer(s) unknown.
Includes 5 original nitrate negatives, all reproduced via digital prints (nos. 3-7).
NITRATE NEGATIVES: CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.
Purchase from Wonderful Books of Oz ; 2022.
Los Angeles Aqueduct construction photographs, BANC PIC 2022.046, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

graphic
Photographs.

Physical Description:

photoprint
12 photographs in 2 folders and 5 sleeves : gelatin silver and digital prints, nitrate negatives ; sheets 26 x 21 cm or smaller

Language:

English

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

NITRATE NEGATIVES: CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.