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Standard Oil Refinery, El Segundo, looking southwest
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Kelly, Howard D
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Aerial view of El Segundo oil fire at the Standard Oil Refinery, located at 324 N. El Segundo Blvd. in El Segundo; view is looking southwest. A pre-dawn fire in a cracking unit lit the skies for an hour and a half, though the 25-foot tall tower blaze was not as extensive as it was spectacular. The Pacific Ocean is visible in the background. Photograph dated December 22, 1967.
1 negative :safety ;10 x 13 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 621-4
Standard Oil Company of California
Industrial facilities--California--El Segundo
Petroleum industry and trade--California--El Segundo
Petroleum refineries--California--El Segundo
Fires--California--El Segundo
Industries--California--El Segundo
Dwellings--California--El Segundo
Streets--California--El Segundo
El Segundo (Calif.)--Aerial views
El Segundo (Calif.)
Pacific Ocean
Aerial photographs

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