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Explosion at Holman Avenue
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes.; Title supplied by cataloger.
Photograph caption dated March 28, 1941 reads, "The wreckage of the two-story duplex apartment at 10629 Holman Avenue, West Los Angeles, is shown today following the terrific gas explosion that destroyed the structure early this morning. Five occupants of the building were hurled out of their beds an suffered minor injuries. Leaking gas was blamed for the blast."
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Buildings--Blast effects--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Apartments--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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