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Title
Police and photographers outside of the ruins of Fountain of the World headquarters look at bodies of the victims of the bombing. B. 1958
Date Created and/or Issued
December 10, 1958
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) 825-3012
Description
Image that appears with caption in print is 114115d_GIB970
The building Box Canyon, near Chatsworth and Simi Valley, was leveled by a bomb that created a brush fire in the process.
BODIES OF THE BOMBING VICTIMS ARE BROUGHT OUT OF THE RUINS FOR IDENTIFICATION - Fountain of the World's two-story headquarters building was destroyed and nine killed in the blast.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b367_114115d_GIB954
ark:/21198/zz0014070r
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Disaster
Police--California--Ventura County
Dead persons
Photographers--United States
Bombings--California
Victims of Crimes--California--Ventura County
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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