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Title
Fountain of the World leader's surviving son stands in the ruins of the sect's headquarters with another child. A. 1958
Date Created and/or Issued
December 12, 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) 825-2995
Description
The building in Box Canyon, near Chatsworth and Simi Valley, was destroyed in a bombing that killed Lael Venta's father, Krishna Venta, along with many others.
BLAST SITE - Buddy Consol, 10, standing beside Krishna Venta's son, Lael, points to wreckage of dormitory where both were asleep when explosion came.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b367_114115q-1
ark:/21198/zz001409qk
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Youth
Ruins--California--1950-1960
Bombings--California
Disaster
Cults--California--Ventura County
Family--California, Southern
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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