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Winds shatter North Hollywood auto showroom window
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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 November 6, 1961 reads "Glass flies at Martin Pollard Chevrolet Co., 5430 Lankershim Blvd." The article partially reads "One of the most severe windstorms in several years continued to rip the San Fernando Valley today, toppling trees and power lines and creating serious fire hazards."; See images #00138535 through #00138536 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Martin Pollard Chevrolet (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Police--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Automobile industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Wind damage--California--Los Angeles
Windstorms--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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