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.
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