Marin County Free Library > Marin County Parks > A wildfire burns on the San Anselmo side of the Terra Linda-Sleepy Hollow Divide, Marin County, June 14, 1976 [photograph]

Image / A wildfire burns on the San Anselmo side of the Terra Linda-Sleepy ...

Have a question about this item? Contact Owner

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
A wildfire burns on the San Anselmo side of the Terra Linda-Sleepy Hollow Divide, Marin County, June 14, 1976 [photograph]
Creator
unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
June 14, 1976
Publication Information
Marin County Free Library. Anne T. Kent California Room
Contributing Institution
Marin County Free Library
Collection
Marin County Parks
Rights Information
copyrighted
Copyright Marin County Parks
Description
On June 14, 1976, a major fire burned on the San Anselmo/Sleepy Hollow divide. It threatened many homes on Fawn Drive and Fox Lane. Eventually the blaze burned 52 acres, damaged five homes and requiring the evacuation of 50 homes. It was put out with the help fo aerial tankers. The cause was linked to a 12-year-old boy playing with matches on Robert Dollar Drive.
Type
image
Format
1 35mm slide
Identifier
csrcl_1415
dia_0153
http://contentdm.marinlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p17213coll2/id/13
Language
English
Subject
Fires
Wildfires
Open Spaces--California--Marin County--Planning
Outdoor Recreation--California--Marin County
Parks--California--Marin County--Planning
Place
San Anselmo (Calif.)
Relation
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt0q2nc5z2
http://www.marinlibrary.org/californiaroom/

Explore related content on Calisphere: