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Name Hillsdale
Number of Archive records 1
Number of Object records 0
Number of Photo records 3

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Image of 2015.001.05739.2 - Civil Defense Food and Water Stockpile Under Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1964

2015.001.05739.2 - Civil Defense Food and Water Stockpile Under Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1964

Civil Defense Food and Water Stockpile Under Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1964. Black and white negative shows two men stockpiling drinking water during the Cold War era in an underground tunnel beneath the Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, California. Two men at center left stack large metal barrels of drinking water. One man wears white work clothes and the other wears a uniform with a badge.The barrels are stacked up three high against a wall in a long line in a concrete corridor. Running along the ceiling are several pipes. Part of a series.

Image of 2015.001.01325.7 - Aerial of Belmont Hills Looking Northeast, 1960

2015.001.01325.7 - Aerial of Belmont Hills Looking Northeast, 1960

Aerial of Belmont Hills Looking Northeast, 1960. Black and white negative shows an aerial view of Belmont Hills looking northeast. Farms and country roads (prior to construction of Interstate 280) are visible along the bottom of the image. Carlmont High School appears at center right. Brewer Island (pre development into Foster City) is visible at center in the upper portion of the image with the 1929 San Mateo-Hayward Drawbridge at upper right.