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people standing next to a field of oil derricks in Los Angeles
December 22, 2012

Signal Hill, California

This Month in Photo of the Day: Vintage National Geographic Photographs A forest of oil derricks makes a ghostly backdrop for a conversation in Signal Hill, California, in 1941. The city is located north of Long Beach in Los Angeles County. See more pictures from the archives » View a timeline of the history of photography »
Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic

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