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Homeowner cries
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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 caption dated January 14, 1965 reads, "Mrs. C. B. Kirk, away from her home at the time of the fire, cries upon seeing it in flames. Blaze started when her husband accidentally knocked over a can of paint thinner which was ignited by a floor furnace. Fires swept the home."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d010_f7_i8; H-3433.2 4x5
Fires--California--Los Angeles
Homeowners--California--Los Angeles
Fire engines--California--Los Angeles
Crying--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Dwellings--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Studio City (Los Angeles)
Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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