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Backs away
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Miller, Bob
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
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at for additional information.
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 21, 1964 reads, "Roaring flames on the roof of Porter Hotel force firemen climbing to combat them to move back down the side of the building. The fire started about 5:30 a.m. today and was caused, officials believe, by someone smoking in bed."; See images #00132643 through #00132644 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Porter Hotel (San Fernando, Calif.)
Hotels--California--San Fernando
Fires--California--San Fernando
Fire fighters--California--San Fernando
Fire escapes--California--San Fernando
Windows--California--San Fernando
Electric lines--California--San Fernando
Lost architecture--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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