A partially reproduced photo album of two men, William Oliver and Henry Frick, who photographed their road trip along the Los Angeles aqueduct in 1915. The photos and their captions reveal contemporary car culture, engagement with the film industry, and interest in the origins of water in LA.
A Road Trip Along the Aqueduct in 1915: From the Huntington Library archives
Annie Powers is an assistant editor of Boom and a Ph.D. student in history at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her research focuses on culture and violence in the nineteenth century United States. She also dabbles in pop culture and memory in modern California.
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Annie Powers; A Road Trip Along the Aqueduct in 1915: From the Huntington Library archives. Boom 1 September 2013; 3 (3): 115–122. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.115
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