1949 and 1953: Two Aerial Views Over Panorama City and the GM Plant.


From the USC Digital Archives comes these stunning aerial photos over Panorama City and the large General Motors Plant. The top on is from 1949. And then one taken four years later on January 13, 1953 showing the rapid growth of the area. Some 15,000 new homes were built in 1953, and some 30,000 new…