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Piledrivers create island, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Newport Beach, California, circa 1966-1967

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Summary:Piledrivers create the Linda Isle Sea Wall, a man-made island in Newport Beach, California, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, circa 1966-1967. Caption reads: "Linda Isle Sea Wall, Newport Beach, Calif., by Trautwein Bros. Contract for $540 000. Forms for concrete sheet piling, setting of sheets and forming of coping cone by Piledrivers from Local 2375. (10 Acre man-made Island - May 1966 - March 1967)."
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:California
Geographical subject – Settlement:Newport Beach
Topical subjects: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
Pile drivers
Artificial islands
ArchivesUM location:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America archives
  • series 14
  • subseries 1
  • box 55
  • folder 1 - Piledriver Classification - Waterfront and Marine Facilities, 1945-1967
  • accession 1995-94
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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