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Title
Fireman, Edwin Reed, with rescued baby, Patty Lou Williams, Los Angeles, 1935
Contributor
University of California, Los Angeles. -- Library. -- Dept. of Special Collections (repository)
Reed, Edwin Paul, -- 1911-1988 (subject)
Williams, Patty Lou, -- b. 1935 (subject)
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright is owned by the UC Regents
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Handwritten on negative: Fireman Edwin Reed, Baby Williams, 1090
This photograph appears with the article, "Inhalator Squad Prove Heroic: Firemen Save Infant's Life in 131-Hour Battle," Los Angeles Times, 28 Feb. 1935.
View of fireman Edwin Reed, in scrubs, with inhalator, looking over baby, Patty Lou Williams, lying in open incubator. Patty Lou was born on February 21, 1935, with a collapsed lung. Firemen from county station number 8 worked in shifts to save Patty Lou's life.
Text from newspaper caption: Baby Patty Lou Williams owes her life to members of the county fire department. Fireman Edwin Reed, shown with inhalator, was one of the squad which helped save her life.
Text from negative sleeve: Reed, Fireman Edwin, Williams, Patty Lou, 2167, 2/14/36
Type
image
Format
1 photograph
Identifier
edu.ucla.library.specialCollections.latimes:7926
uclamss_1429_8574
ark:/21198/zz002dgghv
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Fire fighters -- California -- Los Angeles
Infants -- California -- Los Angeles
Artificial respiration
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Relation
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive. Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA

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