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Photograph caption dated December 17, 1956 reads "How to handle fire hose. Fireman Harold Padgett of Van Nuys station shows 4-year-olds Stevie Futterman, Ellen Goldsmith, Mark Breckler, David Fairmark, Jimmy Cone and Lee Cobin, from left, how to manipulate hose." The article partially reads "The dream of most small fry to become a fireman was as real as real could be for 14 youngsters, aged three to five, who were made 'honorary volunteers' during a visit to the firehouse of Engine Co. 39 in Van Nuys."; See images #00129636 through #00129638 and #00032868 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00032868 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d034_f38_i2 CARL0000036228 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41143
Fire Station No. 39 (Los Angeles, Calif.) Men--California--Los Angeles Boys--California--Los Angeles Girls--California--Los Angeles Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles--Uniforms Preschool children--California--Los Angeles Fire engines--California--Los Angeles Fire hose Signs and signboards--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs