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Flames halted at Tujunga's doorstep
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated September 10, 1956 reads, "Biggest major brush fire of year roared off Mt. Lukens down Dunsmore Canyon and momentarily threatened homes on Henrietta street. County firemen ringed area to protect homes, but a multiple plane water drop slowed advance long enough for camp crews to contain this section of 1,000-acre fire. More than 500 men are manning fireline."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Fires--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Mountains--California, Southern
Dwellings--California--Tujunga (Los Angeles)
Smoke--California--Los Angeles
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Tujunga (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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