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A fatal plane wreck at Long Beach, 1936
Date Created and/or Issued
April 16, 1936
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Two Flyers Lose Lives When Airplane Crashes," Los Angeles Times 17 Apr 1936: 3.
In the foreground is one of the plane's wheels, with the metal of the plane's parts bent and torn behind it.
24-year-old student pilot Orville K. Newland and his 22-year-old instructor Glenwood A. Russell were the victims of the crash.
Text from negative sleeve: 4979 Long Beach plane crash 4/16/36 4/23/36
Handwritten on negative: Long Beach Plane Wreck 4/16/36
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Aircraft accidents--California--Long Beach
Monoplanes--American--California--Long Beach
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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