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Photograph caption dated December 17, 1956 reads "So that's how it works. Fireman Art Stecher explains workings of siren to attentive Ellen Goldsmith and Paul Summers, both 4. They were with group of Van Nuys nursery children who toured station." The article partially reads "The dream of most small fry to become a fireman was as real as real could be for 14 youngsters, aged three to five, who were made 'honorary volunteers' during a visit to the firehouse of Engine Co. 39 in Van Nuys."; See images #00129636 through #00129638 and #00032868 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00129638 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d034_f38_i4 CARL0005478139 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60645
Fire Station No. 39 (Los Angeles, Calif.) Men--California--Los Angeles Boys--California--Los Angeles Girls--California--Los Angeles Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles Fire fighters--California--Los Angeles--Uniforms Preschool children--California--Los Angeles Fire stations--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles) Fire engines--California--Los Angeles Sirens (Signaling devices) Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs