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Title
Bomber battles blaze
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Robbins, Jeff
Contributor
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
1964
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated March 18, 1964 reads, "A borate bomber swoops low past a water tower to drop fire-quenching chemicals on a hot spot on the eastern flank of the Weldon Canyon-Granada Hills blaze yesterday. This photo was taken along the Zelzah fire road during the height of the blaze."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00117496
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d020_f20_i13
CARL0005343702
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/50824
Subject
Fires--California--Granada Hills (Los Angeles)
Airtankers (Forest fire control)--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Water towers--California--Los Angeles
Granada Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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