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O'Connor Electro-Plating Corp., exterior
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Rode Photo Service
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Exterior view of O'Connor Electro-Plating Corp.'s plant as it looked before it was blown up to bits by an atom-like explosion. The arrow points to a section of the building next door, which still stands. Section at left was completely destroyed by the explosion, in which 15 persons were killed and hundreds injured. Photo dated: February 21, 1947.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 645.
O'Connor Electro-Plating Corp. (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Explosions--California--Los Angeles
Industrial buildings--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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