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Title
Land fault at Point Fermin
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1941
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Two hundred tons of earth at Point Fermin are shown ready to topple into the sea at San Pedro. It is part of the six-acre area atop the 90-foot bluff that started to slip toward the sea in 1939, commonly known as the "Sunken City." Photo dated: March 3, 1941.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00043563
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 233.
CARL0000047039
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/13786
Subject
Landslides--California--Los Angeles
Geology--California--Los Angeles
San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sunken City (San Pedro, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Point Fermin (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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