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Title
20 Americans lost in worst commercial airlines tragedy
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1956
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 caption dated June 20, 1956 reads, "Valley youths crash victims - Shown are Dorothy Ann Witter, 13, and her brother, George Louis, 12, victims of giant airliner's plunge into ocean off coast of New Jersey early today. They were only children of Mr. and Mrs. George Witter, of North Hollywood, and were en route to Caracas, Venezuela, to visit uncle."; See image #00145352 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 10 cm. on sheet 21 x 14 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00145351
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d054_f12_i17
CARL0005867791
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73551
Subject
Brothers and sisters--California--Los Angeles
Girls--California--Los Angeles
Aircraft accident victims--United States
Aircraft accidents--United States
Air travel--United States
Death--United States
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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