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Title
Rosemead home knocked off foundation by blast
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
O'Day, George
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated August 17, 1950 reads, "Deputy Sheriff Walter Shorn examines damage to home at 1931 South Rosemead boulevard after explosion knocked it off the foundation, split walls and broke windows. Two occupants were uninjured. Firemen believe gas had accumulated under the house while William Ferguson, 80, and his daughter were vacationing."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00099391
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
CARL0005112151
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/30366
Subject
Police--California--Rosemead
Debris--California--Rosemead
Explosions--California--Rosemead
Gas-pipes--California--Rosemead
Dwellings--California--Rosemead
Lost architecture--California--Rosemead
Rosemead (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Night photographs

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