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Culver City apartment house torn to pieces by blast, 16 persons hurt
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 12, 1960 reads, "The terrifying force of explosion that tore a Culver City apartment house to pieces is told all too well in this picture of shambles. Fortunately, no one was killed, but 16 were injured, including 11 children. Officials believe leaking gas caused the blast at 3422 Helms ave. Two other buildings were damaged."
1 photographic print :b&w ;27 x 35 cm. on sheet 29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
Buildings--Blast effects--California--Culver City
Explosions--California--Culver City
Debris--California--Culver City
Apartments--California--Culver City
Lost architecture--California--Culver City
Culver City (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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