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Title
Armed guards on Terminal Island
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1941
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
The Terminal Island fish harbor, the center of Japanese fishing activities in this area, on July 26, 1941, became a focal point in the growing Japanese-American crisis as the United States Coast Guard stationed an armed guard at its numerous docks. In the background are oil tanks, closely guarded by Coast Guardsmen.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00050795
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 233
CARL0000054979
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/23564
Subject
United States.--Coast Guard
World War, 1939-1945
Harbors--California--Terminal Island
Fishing boats--California--Terminal Island
Terminal Island (Calif.)
Pacific Ocean
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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