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Know Your City No. 101 - Silver Lake Reservoir

Know Your City No. 101 – Silver Lake Reservoir

Feb. 22, 1956: Image of Silver Lake Reservoir taken for the Know Your City photography series. This image by staff photographer Bruce Cox appeared in the Feb. 26, 1956 Los Angeles Times. The original caption reported:

KNOW YOUR CITY, NO. 101–As this series starts its “second hundred,” we bring you a familiar scene. It’s named after what you’ll find in your coin purse. No boating, fishing or swimming here. …

ANSWER–Of course it’s Silver Lake Reservoir, looking north toward the mountains. Pretty, huh? …

scott.harrison@latimes.com

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