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Catalog Number 2015.001.03167.11
Title Operator of San Francisco Bay Toll Bridge Working, 1962
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1962
Description Black and white negative shows a close-up image of a man holding a receiver to his ear while facing the mouthpiece of a wall mounted telephone. Photographer Norton Pearl notes that this operator is using the interdepartmental telecommunication system on the San Francisco Bay toll bridge (San Mateo-Hayward Bridge). Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Foster City, CA
People
Subjects Aerial views
Bridges
Landscape photographs
Search Terms Bridges
Communications Technology
San Francisco Bay Toll Bridge
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge
Telephones
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association