Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Photograph shows the remains of a Santa Fe locomotive of a Doheny Park after an explosion killed one man and damaged nearby buildings. The blast was heard for several miles, but cars on the track with the wrecked engine suffered little harm. Only the wheels and undercarriage of the locomotive where left after the mysterious explosion. Federal agents seek cause of the blast. Photograph dated June 8, 1949.
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 25 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
Santa Fe Southern Railway Company Locomotives--California--San Juan Capistrano Explosions--California--San Juan Capistrano Debris--California--Los Angeles Doheny State Park (San Juan Capistrano, Calif.) San Juan Capistrano (Calif.) Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs