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Santa Fe Springs oil leak
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Powerine Oil employees along with an independent vacuum sweeper truck help clean up partially refined oil spilled from a broken valve on the Powerine refiner at Lakeland Road (east of Norwalk Boulevard) in Santa Fe Springs. The oil ran down Lakeland, and south on Norwalk, where it stopped in front of Metro State Hospital. Photograph dated January 11, 1979.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Oil spills--California--Santa Fe Springs
Oil seepage--California--Santa Fe Springs
Oil spills--Cleanup--California--Santa Fe Springs
Liability for oil pollution damages--California--Santa Fe Springs
Streets--California--Santa Fe Springs
Santa Fe Springs (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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