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Title
Wreckage of Standard Airlines C-46 crash sits on hillside, 1949
Date Created and/or Issued
July 13, 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) 825-2889
Description
Image that accompanies caption in print is b70_58744j-2, which is a manipulated version of the present negative.
Plane crashed in Santa Susana Mountains near Simi Valley and Chatsworth.
SCENE OF TRAGEDY – Broken like indicates course of transport as it struck ground at the extreme right, whirled across slope in the Santa Susana Mountains, smashed into huge boulders and then burst into flame.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
b70_58744j-1
ark:/21198/zz00152scg
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Hills--California--Los Angeles County
Aircraft accidents--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--United States--1940-1950
Disaster
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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