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Title
Two men jump off Colorado Street Bridge, survive
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1928
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated August 9, 1928 reads, "Photo-diagram of the 100-foot high Colorado street bridge at Pasadena shows how Melville Humble, 20, and Jay Page, 17, leaped off in a gamble with death and won. Heavy dotted line shows how they jumped into a tree and caught there. Light dotted line shows where they clambered down in safety."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00099435
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 45
CARL0005109450
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/30246
Subject
Arch bridges--California--Pasadena
Bridges--California--Pasadena
Dwellings--California--Pasadena
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks
Colorado Street Bridge (Pasadena, Calif.)
Arroyo Seco (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Pasadena (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Waddell, J. A. L.(John Alexander Low),1854-1938

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