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Train for civil defense
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated September 17, 1957 reads "Make-believe casualty. Valley defense workers examine 'victim' after rescue from demolished building. Rescue training is part of 32-hour course offered by Los Angeles office of Civil Defense. Leading demonstrations at Reseda will be Herbert Law, Woodland Hills; Mrs. Dorothy Thiel, Encino; Col. Rush F. Linch, Tarzana; Willard Allison and Dick Griswold, Granada Hills; Joseph R. Choate and Pete Ceccio, of Northridge."; See images #00136365 through #00136368 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Children--California--San Fernando Valley
Civil defense--California--San Fernando Valley
Civil defense readiness--California--San Fernando Valley
Civil defense drills--California--San Fernando Valley
Emergency drills--California--San Fernando Valley
Simulation methods--California--San Fernando Valley
Litters--California--San Fernando Valley
Automobiles--California--San Fernando Valley
Hats--California--San Fernando Valley
Fences--California--San Fernando Valley
Trees--California--San Fernando Valley
Debris--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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