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Explosion at San Vicente Boulevard
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ballew, Howard
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.
The blast occurred at the Bantam Boys' and Girls' Club, 11990 San Vicente Boulevard.
Photograph caption dated November 16, 1948 reads, "The explosion at the club was so strong it hurled part of boiler a block away and through roof of home under construction at 11916 Montana Street. Gordon Robinson, owner, looks at boiler section (arrow)."
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 20 cm. on sheet 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
Men--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Brentwood (Los Angeles)
House construction--California--Brentwood (Los Angeles)
Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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