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His birthday party interrupted by fire
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Keeshen, Walt
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Original print has vertical crease along right side.
This was taken at Burbank Fire Station 14; however, the structure captured here was later replaced with another in 1992.
Photograph caption dated February 27, 1956 reads, "Gee, it's kinda lonely - A couple of gallons of ice cream and a huge birthday cake are a bit filling for a six-year-old boy. But Jimmy, deserted by his firemen, tries to do a man-size job. He didn't want to ask his friends, especially girls. Jimmy has four sisters, no brother."; See images #00109268 through #00109271 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.).--Fire Department
Boys--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Children--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Birthday parties--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Birthday cakes--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Eating & drinking--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Cakes--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Kitchens--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Interiors--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Fire stations--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Lost architecture--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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