Southern California"s story of record-breaking growth 1945-1955 Los Angeles times annual midwinter edition, January 3, 1955, part 5.

Cover of: Southern California

Published in [Los Angeles, Calif.] .

Written in English

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  • Industries -- California, Southern.,
  • California, Southern -- Description and travel.

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SHORT CIRCULATION RECORD.

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Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
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