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Title
Van Nuys firemen thrill youngsters
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Siddon, Dave
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
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.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00129638
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d034_f38_i4
CARL0005478139
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/60645
Subject
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

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