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Inglewood oil well fire
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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A geyser of hot mud, oil and flame shoots 300 feet into the sky as one of two blown-out wells on the Inglewood Country Club continues to erupt uncontrolled. First blasts rocked the area and wells have been roaring since. Heat was so intense that one well tower melted and collapsed. Photo dated: December 31, 1952.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1998
Inglewood Country Club (Inglewood, Calif.)
Oil fields--California--Inglewood
Oil well drilling rigs--California--Inglewood
Inglewood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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