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Valley's defense to atomic attack
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
First photograph caption dated March 3, 1954 reads "Resuscitator crew from San Fernando Fire Department treat 'smoke victims' after rescue from hotel where mock magnesium bomb explosion was set off by fire department."; Second photograph caption dated June 14, 1955 reads "Disaster victim. 'The first rescue units have received enough clearance from the radiological units to enter the perimeter areas. They race through slippery streets with specially trained personnel.' Above, smoke victim is fed oxygen."; See images #00136333 through #00136334 and #00136339 for all photos in this series.; See images #00136339 through #00136341 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
San Fernando (Calif.).--Fire Department--Employees
Men--California--San Fernando
Fire fighters--California--San Fernando
Civil defense--California--San Fernando
Civil defense readiness--California--San Fernando
Civil defense drills--California--San Fernando
Emergency drills--California--San Fernando
Medical instruments and apparatus--California--San Fernando
Simulation methods--California--San Fernando
Uniforms--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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