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This remarkable photo shows rescuers standing in momentary silent suspense while listening for sounds of life amid the shattered wreckage of the Stockwell building in Compton. They are standing on the second floor, where several were killed. Dated March 11, 1933.
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00047523 Herald Examiner Collection HE box 4630 CARL0000051140 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/16811
Stockwell Building (Compton, Calif.) Long Beach Earthquake, 1933 Buildings--California--Compton Earthquakes--California, Southern Volunteer workers in search and rescue operations--California--Compton Compton (Calif.) Herald-Examiner Collection photographs