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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated March 14, 1961 reads, "A byproduct of seaweed is now being considered as a suppressant and/or retardant of structural fires. Continuing their search for new fire-fighting methods, the Los Angeles City and County Fire Departments tested a product of the Kelco Co., of Chicago in Van Nuys Monday."; See images #00114205 through #00114207 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
Kelco Co.(Chicago, Ill.) Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department Los Angeles County (Calif.).--Fire Department Men--California--Los Angeles Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles Public safety--California--Los Angeles Fire extinction--California--Los Angeles Smoke--California--Los Angeles Fire hose Ladders Firefighting equipment--California--Los Angeles Dwellings--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Lost architecture--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Electric lines--Poles and towers Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Valjean Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.) Runnymede Street (Los Angeles, Calif.) Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs