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Silence drip with boom
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated September 7, 1956 reads, "When San Fernando jailers discovered prisoners wearing ear plugs they found hot water leak was keeping prisoners awake. Ray Walker, public works superintendent, uses jack hammer to bore through walls in search of leak while City Administrator Ray Woods, left, and Police Chief Winford Slaughter look on. They found leak and repaired it."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
San Fernando (Calif.).--Police Department
Law enforcement--California--San Fernando
Water leakage--California--San Fernando
Police chiefs--California--San Fernando
Police--California--San Fernando
Jails--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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