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Explosion at Third Street
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated December 17, 1948 reads, "A violent explosion, caused by accumulated gas fumes, blew two walls out of this frame rooming house at 1913 West Third street. Two men were injured."
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 19 cm. on sheet 26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Gas-pipes--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Los Angeles
Third Street (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Westlake (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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