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Title
Home burns
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1959
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 January 1, 1959 reads, "Smoldering embers are all that remains of this house which was located on Glenview road in Topanga Canyon. Eighty homes were burned as fire in area blackened estimated 10,000 acres and forced evacuation of thousands. Disastrous fire continued to rage unchecked today."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00114953
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d016_f21_i2
CARL0005294404
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/47900
Subject
Fires--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Dwellings--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Lost architecture--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Ruins--California--Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County)
Topanga Canyon (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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