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Compton and Willowbrook railroad officials plan how to upright seven overturned Southern Pacific freight cars, including a tanker filled with 30,000 gallons of flammable butane, which caused the evacuation of five downtown blocks of the Compton civic center. Photograph dated December 15, 1986.
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Compton City Hall (Compton, Calif.) Southern Pacific Railroad Company Railroad accidents--California--Compton Railroad tracks--California--Compton Railroad cars--California--Compton City halls--California--Compton Compton (Calif.) Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs