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Title
Topanga Canyon fire
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1948
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Mrs. Earl Gardner, right, tells her husband "Not much left" as the Red Cross relief worker, Frances Palmer, left, tabulates the needs of victims of the Topanga Canyon fire. The trio are shown here on November 15, 1948, in what was the library of the Gardner residence. The Red Cross will reconstruct many of the homes lost in the blaze.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00057063
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 8140
CARL0000060773
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/22174
Subject
American Red Cross
Fires--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Dwellings--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Los Angeles County
Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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