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Burbank Hills scorched in blaze
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 4, 1958 reads, "Fire in McClure Canyon boils up on horizon behind new tract of homes in Burbank. Nearly 150 firemen battled 150 acre blaze for 10 hours before bringing it under control. No homes were threatened. First Asst. Chief Roland Percy was in command of fire crews who are still cold-trailing today."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Fires--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Mountains--California, Southern
Dwellings--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Verdugo Mountains (Calif.)
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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