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Title
Southern Pacific train derailed by utility truck, Glendale, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
October 19, 1935
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) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Haynes Foundation funds.
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A derailed train rests at an angle as spectators watch. The Southern Pacific Railroad locomotive had crashed into a seven-ton truck on the tracks in Glendale, near San Fernando Road and Doran Street. A dozen people were injured, with no fatalities.
This photograph is related to the article, "Train Wreck in Glendale Hurts Dozen," Los Angeles Times, 20 Oct 1935: 1, 10.
Handwritten on negative: Wrecked SP train 10-19-35
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: 2570-- Train Wreck, S.P. = Glendale, 10-19-35, [Stamped:] OCT 23 1935
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_9035
ark:/21198/zz002hbwk4
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Spectators--California--Glendale
Railroad accidents--California--Glendale
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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