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Title
Fire Prevention Series, 1957
Creator
Mack
Date Created and/or Issued
1957-01-10
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Los Angeles Examiner Collection, 1920-1961
Rights Information
Contact: Special Collections, Doheny Memorial Library, Libraries, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189; specol@usc.edu
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
USC Libraries Special Collections
University of Southern California
specol@usc.edu
Description
3 images. Fire Prevention Series, 10 January 1957. Woman about to kill herself by opening door in fire.
Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Mack. Date: 1957-01-10. Reporter: White. Assignment: Fire Prevention Series -- with 2nd article. Special Instructions: Artist to work in smoke -- not too much -- curling around, from above -- top of door. 25-16-36: Woman about to kill herself by opening a door in a fire. Doors are protection -- even thin ones. Hot gases will kill her instantly if she opens this one. (Specially posed Examiner picture, based on incidents supplied by Los Angeles Fire Dept.). Woman is Carol Burton, fireman's wife."
Type
image
Format
3 photographs : negatives, b&w
13 x 10 cm.
image/tiff
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
EXM-N-12113-004~1...~3
http://doi.org/10.25549/examiner-m25022
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/EXM-N-12113-004~1.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Fire prevention
Time Period
1957-01-10
Place
34.060624,-118.24173
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
12113-004 [Sleeve Number]
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
Relation
Los Angeles Examiner Negatives Collection, 1950-1961
Los Angeles Examiner Photographs Collection, 1920-1961

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