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Title
Ambulances on double duty
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
1955
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 caption dated August 4, 1955 reads "Stretcher cases, some screaming for air, were hurried to ambulances which made repeated trips between emergency hospital and Advance Relay and Electric Co., where fumes from industrial alcohol downed many women workers, who complained of lung pains, dizziness, then collapsed 'like flies,' witness said."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00143225
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d052_f7_i29
CARL0005787232
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/71532
Subject
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Women--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Emergency medical personnel--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Emergency medical services--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Gases, Asphyxiating and poisonous--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Hazardous substances--Accidents--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Industrial facilities--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Alcohol, Denatured--Accidents--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Ambulances--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Litters--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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