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"A Forest of Steel" informational sign at Sandia Crest

"A Forest of Steel" informational sign at Sandia Crest

Photographer / Artist: Glen Hood

Department: Photo Archives
Date: ca. 1967
Medium: 35mm color slide
Dimensions:
1 × 1 3/8 in. (2.5 × 3.6 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Beryl Hood
Object number: PA1994.050.056
DescriptionAn informational sign about the tv and radio antennas on the top of Sandia Crest. The sign is titled "A Forest of Steel" and reads: "A "forest" of steel provides vital communication links for public safety and public service. TV towers on the Sandia Crest are located at a higher elevation than any others in the world. Over 30 facilities here have been authorized by the U.S. Forest Service to meet hte needs of a growing nation...for communications in the Electronic Age. One of the many uses of the Cibola National Forest."
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