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Title
Vital fire protection
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Flint, Porter
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends. 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
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
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.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph caption dated September 26, 1956 reads, "Members of Engine Company 74 of Los Angeles County Fire Department take respite from duties of protecting heavily wooded canyon from fire peril. Combination of homes surrounded by tinder-dry brush and suffering from meager water supply makes area critical during fire season." See images 00147348 through 00147354 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Identifier
00147352
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d055_f19_i32
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/125905
Subject
Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Fire Department
Fire departments--California--Los Angeles County
Fire stations--California--Los Angeles County
Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles County
Men--California--Los Angeles County
Neighborhoods--California--Los Angeles County
Canyons--California--Los Angeles County
Trees--California--Los Angeles County
Mountains--California, Southern
Flags--United States
Kagel Canyon (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period
1951-1960

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