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Title
Watchful eye at plane crash site
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Edwards, Michael
Date Created and/or Issued
1982
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated August 3, 1982 reads, "While city firemen stand by for any latent fire damage, an LAPD helicopter takes off from the playing field (Snyder Field) bordering the crash site." The accident involved a single-engine Cessna 150 (right of center) that crashed down upon the tennis courts at Los Angeles City College. Pilot Bryon Jaffe and his passenger Randal Martin only suffered minor injuries.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094059
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b001_f4_i59
CARL0005030492
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/29538
Subject
Los Angeles City College
Aircraft accidents--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Cessna aircraft
Helicopters--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Police--California--Los Angeles
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Tennis courts--California--Los Angeles
Athletic fields--California--Los Angeles
Community colleges--California--East Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Snyder Field (Los Angeles, Calif.)
East Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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