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Title
Firemen at the burning Hope Development School for mentally disabled girls in Playa del Rey, Los Angeles, 1924
Date Created and/or Issued
[May 31 1924]
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
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Twenty-three girls died in the fire that started in the old wooden building at 9 pm on May 31 and lasted 2 hours.
Firemen at the scene of the fire at the Hope Development School for mentally disabled girls in Playa del Rey.
Text from negative sleeve: Hope Development Home Fire
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10541
ark:/21198/zz002hbj0h
Subject
Mentally disabled children--Health & welfare--California--Los Angeles
Fires--California--Los Angeles
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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