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Title
Firemen display their skill
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Brich, George
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
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 May 4, 1961 partially reads, "In a Fire Service Day preview, Los Angeles city firemen demonstrate the technique used in fighting severe automobile or blazing airplane fires...two firemen slip into asbestos clothing prior to the display at the Van Nuys Airport."; See images #00131123 through #00131125 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;17 x 23 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00131123
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d036_f22_i9
CARL0005530032
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/61861
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department--Officials and employees
Van Nuys Airport
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Protective clothing--California--Los Angeles
Gloves--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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