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Title
Up for a look
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Miller, Bob
Contributor
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
1964
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.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 21, 1964 reads, "The San Fernando fire company's overhead crane lifts itself up for a look at the burning roof of the blazing Porter Hotel. Firemen on the crane attempted to soak down the roof, but the boiling flames prevented a close-enough attack. No one was injured in the fire."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00132645
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d038_f18_i20
CARL0005564120
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/63381
Subject
Porter Hotel (San Fernando, Calif.)
San Fernando (Calif.).--Fire Department
Hotels--California--San Fernando
Fires--California--San Fernando
Fire fighters--California--San Fernando
Fire engines--California--San Fernando
Cranes, derricks, etc.--California--San Fernando
Electric lines--California--San Fernando
Streets--California--San Fernando
Lost architecture--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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