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about 1946 - bird's-eye-view of steam-electric generating station under construction


CD 1963031 E&MP 21.013

Electric Generators

about 1946

BIRD'S-EYE-VIEW of Southern California Edison Company's new steam-electric generating station, now under construction at Redondo Beach, California at an approximate cost of $37,000,000.

Station will ultimately contain four 60,000 kilowatt generating units, two of which are scheduled for completion by February of next year. 

Original Caption by Science Service
California Edison Company

National Museum of American History


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