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Plane attacks Valley brush fire
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Robbins, Jeff
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
Photograph caption dated August 22, 1963 reads, "An air tanker dumps a borate solution on flames raging in a brush-covered area northeast of Vinevalley Dr. above Roscoe Blvd. in Sun Valley Wednesday as eight companies of firemen fight the blaze from the ground. No homes were threatened in the fire which blackened 20 acres of brush before fire fighters brought it under control."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Fires--California--Sun Valley (Los Angeles)
Wildfires--California--Los Angeles--Prevention and control
Airtankers (Forest fire control)--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--Fires and fire prevention--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Mountains--California, Southern
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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