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Miniature model oil derrick, view 1
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Members of the L.A. Police Dept. and the L.A. Fire Dept. with a miniature model oil derrick, planning the prevention of oil field fires. In the 1920's L.A. was pumping one-fifth of all the oil being pumped in the world, and oil fires were frequent. View 1: three men stand on a table to look at a model of an oil derrick.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Industries-Oil-Fires.; N-005-179.1 4x5
Oil well drilling rigs--California--Los Angeles
Petroleum industry and trade--California--Los Angeles
Oil fields--California--Los Angeles
Fires--California--Los Angeles
Oil well drilling rigs--Models

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