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Blast at Boys' and Girls' Club, nobody hurt
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Ballew, Howard
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 November 17, 1948 reads, "Backyard of the Bantam Boys' and Girls' Club at 11990 San Vicente Boulevard was a shambles today after gas powered heater exploded. Arrow points to part of the shattered boiler. Inspecting other debris are Paul Nass jr., Capt. And Mrs. Paul Nass, owners of the club, and Officer G. S. Arnest. The Nasses were in club at time, but were unhurt. Many windows in the area were [caption cut off]."
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 41
Bantam Boys' and Girls' Club (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Clubs--California--Los Angeles
Lost architecture--California--Brentwood (Los Angeles)
Brentwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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