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Title
Nurses learn firefighting
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 1, 1959 reads "Nurses learn firefighting - Fay Rasmussen, left, and Lois Powell, nurses at West Valley Community Hospital in Encino, learn art of firefighting from Inspector Herbert Tourtillott of Los Angeles Fire Department. Hospital employes [sic] are taking six-week course in fire prevention."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00126966
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d032_f13_i11
CARL0005436546
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/58539
Subject
West Valley Community Hospital (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Employees
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department--Officials and employees
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department--Uniforms
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Nurses--California--Los Angeles--Uniforms
Nurses--California--Los Angeles
Fire extinction--California--Los Angeles
Fire extinction--Study and teaching--California--Los Angeles
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Fire extinguishers--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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