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Title
Police question sect members behind an image of the deceased leader Krishna Venta in the ruins of the headquarters of Fountain of the World. 1958
Date Created and/or Issued
December 11, 1958
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) 825-2996
Description
Building was destroyed when a bomb detonated in the groups home in Box Canyon, near Chatsworth and Simi Valley.
Daily Mirror caption: BOMBING WRECKAGE - Charred picture of Krishna Venta rests on metal table as officer in background, probing ruins, questions sect member.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b367_114115p
ark:/21198/zz001409p2
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Disaster
Police--California--Ventura County
Cults--California--Ventura County
Ruins--California--1950-1960
Photographers--United States
Bombings--California
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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