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Title
Stunt man dies in leap from 7th floor building
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1986
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Los Angeles Police and Fire departments conduct an investigation at Mission Furniture Manufacturing Co. (originally the headquarters for the National Biscuit Company, designed by E. J. Eckel), located at 673 S. Mateo Street and corner of Industrial, where a stuntman filming a practice jump was killed when he leaped 120 feet from the seventh floor and missed the center of an air bag intended to cushion is fall. The stuntman was identified as 26-year-old Brett Smrz. Photograph dated September 22, 1986.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;33 x 23 cm. on sheet 36 x 29 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00096062
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b008_f2_i8-1
CARL0005108468
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/30191
Subject
Police--California--Los Angeles
Stunt performers--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Falls (Accidents)--California--Los Angeles
Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Mateo Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Eckel, E.J

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