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Gas main rupture forces evacuation
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ramsess, Akili-Casundria
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Gas workers can be seen working on ruptured gas line. Crews working for a private company were installing fiber optic communications lines under the intersection of 1st and Mission streets when the rupture occurred, forcing several dozen people out of homes and offices and clogging traffic. Photograph dated July 25, 1989.
1 photographic print :b&w ;22 x 32 cm. on sheet 28 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Natural gas pipelines--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Natural gas--Accidents--California--Los Angeles
Hazardous substances--California--Los Angeles
Natural gas--California--Los Angeles
Streets--California--Los Angeles
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Fire engines--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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