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Title
Nick Phillips operates a power shovel as part of the rescue operation to save Kathy Fiscus, 1949
Date Created and/or Issued
April 10, 1949
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-3023
Description
KathyFiscus fell into and was trapped in a 110 ft. San Marino well and subsequently died before rescue workers could reach her.
IN RESCUE JOB - Nick Phillips shown working power shovel in early hours shortly after daylight. he had been working 15 hours up to the time this picture was made.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b63_57117-5
ark:/21198/zz0013zsr0
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Disaster
Construction workers--California--Los Angeles County
Children--Death
People
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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