Elimination of Newhall tunnel

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Image from July 1939 California Highways and Public Works magazine: http://archive.org/stream/california193940highwacalirich#page/n199/mode/2up .

The narrow Newhall tunnel and two-lane road was replaced with a four-lane highway in a large cut north of Los Angeles. Read more about it here: http://www.elsmerecanyon.com/tunnelarea/passes/newhallcut/newhallcut.htm .

 

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